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Best trails in Kennebunkport

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Looking for a great trail near Kennebunkport, Maine? AllTrails has 8 great trail running trails, hiking trails, wildlife trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Vaughan Woods Memorial State Park or Mackworth Island State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Mount Agamenticus Park or Fore River Sanctuary. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 6 easy trails in Kennebunkport ranging from 1.4 to 7.4 miles and from 3 to 193 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Kennebunkport
Top trails (8)
#1 - Smith Preserve: Long Loop
Kennebunkport, Maine
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Length: 6.7 mi • Est. 2 h 42 m
This extensive trail network is the main access to over 1300 acres of pristine wildlife habitat and, combined with adjacent land in Arundel and Biddeford, makes up one of the largest un-fragmented parcels on the Southern Maine Coast. The Jim and Agnes Steele Trail is currently the longest trail and starts at the beginning of the Guinea Road. The trail crosses the highest elevation in Kennebunkport and has many large ledge outcroppings, vernal pools, and rare and uncommon flora and fauna. Other trails break off this main trail to provide trail experiences of varying lengths and difficulties.Show more
#2 - Smith Preserve: Short Loop
Kennebunkport, Maine
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 52 m
#3 - Goose Rocks Beach Walk
Kennebunkport, Maine
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 1 h 37 m
This is a very beautiful beach, full of natural habitats to explore. Parking only has three spaces but you may be able to find other parking in the area. Show more
#4 - Emmons Preserve Kennebunk
Kennebunkport Conservation Trust
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 53 m
NOTE: the Smith Preserve trailhead will be closed Thursday, October 22, 2020 for forestry management work in the area. The trailhead should reopen Friday, October 23, 2020.Show more
#5 - Steele Trail
Kennebunkport Conservation Trust
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Length: 7.4 mi • Est. 3 h 15 m
NOTE: the Smith Preserve trailhead will be closed Thursday, October 22, 2020 for forestry management work in the area. The trailhead should reopen Friday, October 23, 2020. Show more
#6 - Parson's Way
Kennebunkport, Maine
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 47 m
Parsons Way is a beautiful walk along a road next to the ocean in Kenebunkport. There are many benches on the top of rocky outcroppings where you can stop and enjoy the stunning views. There is a sidewalk on one side of the road the whole way, so you can cross and will not feel that you are in the way of traffic. Show more
#7 - Trust Trail Fest Half Marathon Route
Kennebunkport Conservation Trust
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Length: 11.6 mi • Est. 5 h
NOTE: the Smith Preserve trailhead will be closed Thursday, October 22, 2020 for forestry management work in the area. The trailhead should reopen Friday, October 23, 2020. Show more
#8 - Tyler Brook Preserve Loop
Tyler Brook Preserve
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 34 m