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Blue Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

1.8 mile 2.9 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 150' 46 m
Descent: -153' -47 m
High: 259' 79 m
Low: 149' 46 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 24% (13°)

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A nice, easy forest hike on Lake Megunticook.

Amanda S

Features Lake · Wildlife

Family Friendly A relatively flat, woodsy trail with lots of turns and some bog bridges. Balance Rock is on the Orange Trail just off the Blue Trail.

No pets, no bikes, no hunting/fishing

Need to Know

The parking area is very small; when it is full come back another time. Do not park anywhere other than the designated lot.

Description

This is a family-friendly hike. There are lots of ferns and roots along the trail. The trail opens up to a rocky clearing with cliffs overlooking Megunitcook.

Flora & Fauna

Pine trees, moss, ferns, chipmunks, birds, mushrooms.

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bog bridge
Aug 26, 2018 near Hope, ME

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