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Best trails in Wells

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Looking for a great trail near Wells, Maine? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, walking trails, kid friendly 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 Wells ranging from 0.6 to 3.4 miles and from 0 to 246 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 Wells
Top trails (7)
#1 - Barrier Beach Trail and Laird-Norton Trail Loop
The Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 59 m
This is a beautiful easy hike that cover forest, beach, salt marsh and pond life ecosystems. The trails have several educational posting regarding the ecosystems of the plants and animals in each of these areas.Show more
#2 - Wells Jetty Trail
The Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 19 m
#3 - Muskie Trail and Pilger Trail Loop
The Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 46 m
#4 - Ogunquit Beach
Wells, Maine
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
#5 - Wells Beach
Wells, Maine
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 58 m
#6 - Hilton Family Trail
Wells, Maine
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 16 m
#7 - Gowen Trail
Ghost Meadow Wildlife Commons
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 46 m