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Shackford Head State Park

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Better than I remember from last trip (20 years ago)

Not all trails were for young children but there’s family friendly trails as well. Trails do need... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
bassfunmike
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Batavia, Ohio
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Great Views Nice Walk

This was a really lovely hike, great views of the Cobscook Bay. Avoid the blue trail, that is... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
Lin K
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Kerhonkson, New York
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5 Aug 2018
“Better than I remember from last trip (20 years ago)”
1 Jul 2018
“Great Views Nice Walk”
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Deep Cove Road, Eastport, ME 04631
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Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

This isn’t a safe place to hike. Dissapointing. We drove the hour (through construction) down to Quoddy Head.

Thank Kate G
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Enjoyed a lovely picnic in the brand new pavilion. Charcoal BBQs to use if you bring your own charcoal. Nice view of the cove.

Thank Linda N
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Not all trails were for young children but there’s family friendly trails as well. Trails do need some maintenance but nothing too terrible, especially for the area (off the beaten path so to say). The hike had plenty of awesome views though, was well worth...More

Thank bassfunmike
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We saw the signs about the fire ants but were unsure how old they were. So took a chance and didn’t run into any. Great hike with our dogs! Well marked paths that would be nice for people with younger kids as paths are easy...More

Thank Genamrn
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

This was a really lovely hike, great views of the Cobscook Bay. Avoid the blue trail, that is still infested with the Newfoundland fire ants.

Thank Lin K
Reviewed August 17, 2017

This looked like a good place to hike til we saw the FIRE ANTS sign. Having already been bitten the day before we turned around & left immediately. Too bad. Not sure if the ants are a seasonal thing but there is a permanent sign.

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed July 18, 2017

Takes about an hour to go around the trail. Beautiful scenery, not difficult. We saw a seal in the water, and lots of birds.

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