Enjoy a guided hike in the Great Pond Mountain Wildlands every Saturday thru September, starting July 5. Most hikes will leave from the Wildlands’ South Gate (Rte. 1 near Rte. 176) at 10 am; the Great Pond Mtn. hike will leave from Craig Brook Nat’l Fish Hatchery at 8:30 am. Longer hikes (4+ miles) will alternate weekly with short hikes (2 miles). July 5, hike the Esker Path; July 12, hike Great Pond Mountain the long way, via the Dead River Trail; July 19, hike to Hothole Pond; July 28, enjoy the view from Flag Hill. A great way to explore Wildlands trails! Want to get a Wildlands trail map? Full-color 18×20” maps with trail descriptions are now available for sale at BookStacks in Bucksport, Cadillac Mountain Sports in Ellsworth, or from the GPMCT office, Lower Main Street in Bucksport.
Summer Saturday Hikes in the Wildlands