Rachel Carson Trail

EASY 47 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

walking
25 days ago

Great easy mile. Dog friendly and very clean!

walking
28 days ago

hiking
1 month ago

walking
1 month ago

Very easy trail with some nice views. I went a little before sunset and it was very buggy so I would definitely use bug spray

walking
2 months ago

Beautiful walk, well maintained trail. I'd like to see it in autumn.

2 months ago

hiking
2 months ago

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2 months ago

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

Nice if you like the Ocean,.

hiking
3 months ago

3 months ago

Great trail

hiking
3 months ago

3 months ago

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
4 months ago

hiking
4 months ago

4 months ago

very easy relaxing walk, excellent scenery!

hiking
4 months ago

hiking
4 months ago

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

walking
4 months 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