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Boothbay Region Land Trust

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137 Townsend Ave, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1845
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There are many different kinds of trails. Some are in fields, some in woods, and some near the... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Bruce L
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Scarborough, ME, United States
Porter's Preserve at the Boothbay Region Land Trust Is A Great One Day Adventure

Porter's Preserve is part of a community land trust. It's about 6 miles outside of Boothbay... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Dalefarkas
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Plantation, Florida
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137 Townsend Ave, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1845
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

There are many different kinds of trails. Some are in fields, some in woods, and some near the shore. All are fairly easy trials.

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Porter's Preserve is part of a community land trust. It's about 6 miles outside of Boothbay Harbor. If you love walking through beautiful northern pine forests, as I do, you should try to visit during your summer holiday. The Preserve is not on GPS systems....More

2  Thank Dalefarkas
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Our family of 4 did 3 hikes while in the Boothbay area. Each was wonderfully unique. The Linekin Preserve was my favorite. Next time I will take a book and stay all day. Absolutely stunning views of the river and ocean as well as serene...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 16 July 2017

On a recent quick getaway to Boothbay we discovered the Boothbay Region Land Trust properties. We visited two, Linekin and Oven's Mouth and were favorably impressed. Well marked and maintained trails, informative kiosks and beautiful Maine scenery. Their website has a lot of great info...More

Thank Salsgang
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Loads of hiking trails and opportunities to see places you would otherwise not be able to access. Different levels of difficulty and varied terrain, although always remember this is Maine! Trails can be rugged and always take precautions against ticks and other insects.

Thank Judith K
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I can't say enough good things about this organization. They provide with the help of generous landowners and sponsors a truly wide palette of trails to experience in the Boothbay Region. Dog-friendly for responsible owners, the trails are truly fantastic. The trail master maintains the...More

1  Thank Tom S
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Ocean Point provides a great view of the Boothbay Harbor islands and the geologic formations that support the tide pools are a feast for the eye and imagination. How lovely that the land trust was set aside to educate the future explorers.

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Unplug Turn it off And step back to reconnect with nature Bring Fido Or kids Or go solo Just stop and listen - no man made sounds! Osprey eagle or otter (harbor seals) no extra charge GO and just 'be"!

Thank PEEZGlobal
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We had several wonderful walks on BRLT lands. In particular Potters Point was an exceptionally beautiful and well maintained site.

Thank TravellerPoland
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This cozy little cove is so worth checking out with its lovely scenic views, textures galore with lots of shells to be found! The adventurous one in your group, like my husband, will enjoy climbing to the top of steep mound overlooking the inlet!

Thank Donna S
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KLCLEswimrun
5 July 2017|
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Response from Donna S | Reviewed this property |
They do have a nice wide .5 mile loop mulch trail at Penny Lake which would be fine for a stroller. It has a bridge along the trail that offers a view of the lake with benches for snacking and resting a bit.
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Julie W
4 October 2016|
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Response from ChessieNero | Reviewed this property |
No, there is no camping allowed on Damariscove Island. Day use only; no campfires are allowed. All Boothbay Region Land Trust preserves are open dawn to dusk year round.
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