Wolfe’s Neck Woods State Park

Freeport, Maine

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This coastal treasure offers 5 miles of easy forest and shore-side walking trails, including a wheelchair- and stroller-accessible path. Bring your binoculars! Drive five minutes away from Freeport’s bustling shopping district, and Wolfe’s Neck Woods State Park transports you into the tranquil natural world. This 245-acre park has 5 miles of easy walking trails, clean and modern restrooms, a picnic area, and diverse ecosystems, including mature hemlock and white pine forests, a salt marsh estuary, and the rocky shorelines of the Harraseeket River and Casco Bay. Named after the land’s early European settlers, Henry and Rachel Wolfe and established in 1972, this park is now considered one of Maine’s coastal treasures.
Outdoors with Kids: Maine, New Hampshire,  and Vermont

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Outdoors with Kids: Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont

by Ethan Hipple and Yemaya St. Clair (Appalachian Mountain Club Books)

This coastal treasure offers 5 miles of easy forest and shore-side walking trails, including a wheelchair- and stroller-accessible path. Bring your binoculars! Drive five minutes away from Freeport’s bustling shopping district, and Wolfe’s Neck Woods State Park transports you into the tranquil natural world.

This 245-acre park has 5 miles of easy walking trails, clean and modern restrooms, a picnic area, and diverse ecosystems, including mature hemlock and white pine forests, a salt marsh estuary, and the rocky shorelines of the Harraseeket River and Casco Bay. Named after the land’s early European settlers, Henry and Rachel Wolfe and established in 1972, this park is now considered one of Maine’s coastal treasures.

© 2014 Ethan Hipple and Yemaya St. Clair/Appalachian Mountain Club Books. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Hiking
Nearby City: Freeport
Distance: 2.1
Trail Type: Loop/Lollipop
Skill Level: Easy
Season: 9 a.m. to sunset, Memorial Day to Labor Day
Accessibility: Dog-friendly, Kid-friendly, Stroller/Wheelchair Accessible
Local Contacts: 207-865-4465, parksandlands.com
Local Maps: USGS Freeport quad; parksandlands.com
Driving Directions: Directions to Wolfe’s Neck Woods State Park

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