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Grafton Notch State Park

1941 Bear River Rd, Bethel, ME 04261-3640
+1 207-824-2912
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Had a great time

Not only was it great driving through, but the hiking was great too. All the little stops we... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
Genoa, New York
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Must see

Grafton notch state park is one of my very favorite parts of Maine! Driving through the area is... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
Lynsie D
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Affords breathtaking views of waterfalls, caves, and hiking trails without the parking lots, tourists, gift shops and hot dog stands.
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  • Average4%
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1941 Bear River Rd, Bethel, ME 04261-3640
+1 207-824-2912
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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Not only was it great driving through, but the hiking was great too. All the little stops we made to see different sites and hike. It was very easy with two young boys too. We will definetly return we loved it.

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Grafton notch state park is one of my very favorite parts of Maine! Driving through the area is beautiful and there is tons to explore for everyone, from moose cave, step falls, mother walker falls, hiking part of the Appalachian. I have hiked Puzzle Mtn,...More

1  Thank Lynsie D
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Love this beautiful state park in Western Maine! Moose cave, Mother Walker Falls, Table Rock. Screw Auger falls is beautiful, but can be dangerous. Do mind the handrails. Also, if you decide to attempt the Eyebrow Trail, bear in mind that there is a very...More

Thank Unworthy1
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I've been to Grafton Notch many times. It's rugged and beautiful and usually quiet. I backpacked in July and was very surprised to see so many people on the trails. We had the campsite to ourselves the first night and shared a campsite on the...More

1  Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed 1 August 2016

First, while this is advertised as a loop trail, we took the blue trail up and back as we had been told that the orange trail was a good deal steeper. For us, the blue trail was steep enough!! We do not do much hiking,...More

3  Thank wardgarner
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful easy to navigate in an air cast for a broken foot. Got to do a little and enjoy the outdoors, waterfalls, wading pools and beautiful setting. Plenty of parking and picnic tables. Folks of all ages there too. Even saw a fellow traveler in...More

Thank Acecoeyman
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Follow orange trail is challenging to hike up, but we follow blue trail then white trail (part of Appalachian trail) to come down is easier

1  Thank ddembb425
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We hiked Table Top and it was wonderful hike and the view at the top of the mountain was stunning. Take the easy hike up instead of AT path. The AT path is more difficult. The easy hike is a bit steep and can be...More

2  Thank Lizzardooo
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We recently visited with two children ages five and seven. We took the orange trail which turned into the white and there was one particular spot that was very tricky/dangerous for our young children. My husband was absolutely terrified but we made it across. It...More

1  Thank jlbon3
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The orange trail to table needs a warning, their are several large boulders on the way up that you need to use your hands to get over. Also two sets of metal bars that have to be used for stairs to get over. The blue...More

2  Thank Jeff F
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