Backwood Mountain Trail

MODERATE 4 reviews

Backwood Mountain Trail is a 1.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Harborside, Maine that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from June until August. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
1.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
157 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

trail running
Tuesday, May 10, 2016

This is a beautiful island South of Castine with a loop path and various spur trails through meadow and woodlands. No part of this trail is difficult and many options are available to modify the length. Land dinghy at the dock on the SE side of the island.

recorded summit

10 months ago

Sunday, July 12, 2015

hiking
Sunday, August 31, 2014