Rachel Carson Trail

EASY 34 reviews

Rachel Carson Trail is a 1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Kennebunk, Maine that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
1.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
62 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

camping

canoeing

hiking

nature trips

road biking

scenic driving

sea kayaking

trail running

walking

beach

river

views

wildlife

rocky

washed out

We come here every time we are in the area. Very quick and easy trail for all ages. (Pretty sure the whole thing is handicapped accessible) Also, good views and we see wildlife every time!

hiking
9 days ago

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12 days ago

very easy relaxing walk, excellent scenery!

hiking
14 days ago

hiking
19 days ago

Nice wooded path. Nice quick miler just to get out.

walking
26 days ago

My dog and I walked this trail yesterday for our first time & we will definitely be back! Absolutely beautiful with amazing views and well maintained I was highly impressed. To see more photos of our trip to this beautiful location go and like the Facebook page Kassie (that's my dogs name) also you will find other dog friendly walks and hikes we have done and places you can take your four legged pal

walking
1 month ago

Nice trail, very very simple, a little boring but overall good

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10 months ago

Pretty trail to the ocean

10 months ago

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Very easy nice walk quite a few outlooks over the marsh. Great for strollers and probably wheel chairs.

walking
Wednesday, July 06, 2016

Have walked this trail several times. This time we saw a white egret. Very beautiful.

Tuesday, July 05, 2016