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Orchard Beach State Park Hiking Trail

Easy/Intermediate
 4.7 (3)

A awesome loop trail in Orchard Beach State Park that is 2 miles in length.


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2.0

Miles

3.3

KM

Loop

763' 233 m

High

657' 200 m

Low

208' 63 m

Up

195' 60 m

Down

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

20%

Max Grade (11°)

Dogs Unknown

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Lake · Wildlife

Need to Know

There is a fee to camp in the campground where restrooms are.

Description

This trail is an awesome loop trail in Orchard Beach State Park. This trail starts of on the east side of Lakeshore Road, across from the contact station. There is a sign at the start of the trail showing connectors to make the loop shorter.

First, the trail starts heading south and curves diagonally towards the first connector trail. Next, the trail heads south to the second connector trail. Then, the trail heads southwest and then south to the third connector trail. After that, the trail heads south and then makes a big u-turn. Next, the trail heads north passing the third connector trail and turning northwest towards the second connector trail. Then, the trail heads north to the first connector trail. Finally, the trail makes a tiny u-turn back west to the start of the loop.

Flora & Fauna

You might encounter bird on this trail. You might also encounter trees and bushes.

Shared By:

Julian Sanchez

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Feb 5, 2020
Alex Opgenorth
Hiked the loop twice. Took about an hour. Very icy today, careful with your footing! 4mi — 1h 00m