Best Snowshoeing in Maine

This list represents the most popular snowshoeing in Maine. Use this list to plan your next Maine snowshoeing trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Firewarden's Trail

    2 Reviews

    Denmark, ME

    The Firewarden’s Trail, sometimes called the Fire Tower Trail, follows an old carriage road and then a jeep road to the summit, from which there are outstanding views into the shimmering lakes ...
    •  5hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    The Firewarden’s Trail, sometimes called the Fire Tower Trail, follows an old carriage road and then a jeep road to the summit, ...

  • #2 Douglas Mountain

    2 Reviews

    Sebago, ME

    Want easy? Think Douglas Mountain. Want views that stretch to the White Mountains, Pleasant Mountain, and the Atlantic Ocean? Think Douglas Mountain on a clear day. Located west of Sebago Lake, ...
    •  1 hour
    •  0.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Want easy? Think Douglas Mountain. Want views that stretch to the White Mountains, Pleasant Mountain, and the Atlantic Ocean? ...

  • #3 Gulf Hagas

    1 Reviews

    Greenville, ME

    The deep and narrow slate cliffs of Gulf Hagas are dramatic in winter. Ice forms on the walls, creating avenues of vertical blue. Snow covers the pine forest at the top of the canyon, and the ...
    •  4-5 hours
    •  8.2 miles
    •  Guide

    The deep and narrow slate cliffs of Gulf Hagas are dramatic in winter. Ice forms on the walls, creating avenues of vertical ...

  • #4 Ragged Mountain

    1 Reviews

    Rockport, ME

    To snowshoe Ragged Mountain in Rockport is to be treated to commanding vistas of lakes, mountains, and the ocean. At 1,300 feet, the hulking mountain appears daunting as you gaze up at the huge ...
    •  5 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    To snowshoe Ragged Mountain in Rockport is to be treated to commanding vistas of lakes, mountains, and the ocean. At 1,300 ...

  • #5 Corkscrew Loop

    1 Reviews

    Bethel, ME

    Bethel is home to four cross-country ski areas, serving up miles of varied terrain along rivers, on valley floors, and into hills. Throw in the groomed trails of the local high school, Telstar, ...
    •  2 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    Bethel is home to four cross-country ski areas, serving up miles of varied terrain along rivers, on valley floors, and into ...

  • #6 Scarborough Marsh Trail

    0 Reviews

    Old Orchard Beach, ME

    Sometimes, just a small change in scenery can put you in the extraordinary. Snowshoeing the trails in this protected marsh area in southern Maine, just minutes from the busy Route 1 highway, ...
    •  1.5-2 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Sometimes, just a small change in scenery can put you in the extraordinary. Snowshoeing the trails in this protected marsh ...

  • #7 Wolf Neck Woods State Park

    1 Reviews

    Freeport, ME

    Wolf Neck Woods State Park is more than 200 acres of woods and shoreland near the tip of one of Maine’s many midcoast peninsulas. Five miles of trails wind through the forested park and along ...
    •  3 hours
    •  2.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Wolf Neck Woods State Park is more than 200 acres of woods and shoreland near the tip of one of Maine’s many midcoast peninsulas. ...

  • #8 Caribou Mountain Trail

    0 Reviews

    Gilead, ME

    This trail leads to the open summit of 2850-foot Caribou Mountain in the Evans Notch region, straddling the Maine-New Hampshire border. It’s a long, steady climb, with nearly 2000-foot elevation ...
    •  6 hours
    •  5.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This trail leads to the open summit of 2850-foot Caribou Mountain in the Evans Notch region, straddling the Maine-New Hampshire ...

  • #9 Sabattus Mountain

    0 Reviews

    Lovell, ME

    Sabattus Mountain is a little mountain with big views. At less than a mile to the summit, snowshoers have a short, easy climb to expansive views from the ledges of its southwest face. Hills and ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  1.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Sabattus Mountain is a little mountain with big views. At less than a mile to the summit, snowshoers have a short, easy climb ...

  • #10 Gorham Mountain Trail

    5 Reviews

    Acadia National Park, ME

    Gorham Mountain Trail is a hiking trail in Hancock County, Maine. It is within Acadia National Park. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 67 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.1 miles ...
    •  1.5 miles

    Gorham Mountain Trail is a hiking trail in Hancock County, Maine. It is within Acadia National Park. It is 1.5 miles long ...

  • #11 Tote Road Loop

    0 Reviews

    Pownal, ME

    In the 1940s, Bradbury Mountain was home to downhill skiing and a rope tow. Now, the nearly 500-acre park has 8.0 miles of cross-country ski and snowshoe trails. If you want to get up to the ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  2.6 miles
    •  Guide

    In the 1940s, Bradbury Mountain was home to downhill skiing and a rope tow. Now, the nearly 500-acre park has 8.0 miles of ...

  • #12 Salt Hay Loop at Laudholm Farm

    1 Reviews

    Wells, ME

    Maine’s deep woods are thought of as wild and remote. But there are those who relish exploring the state’s miles of rocky and jagged coastline that parallel the untamed sea. There are places ...
    •  2 hours
    •  2.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Maine’s deep woods are thought of as wild and remote. But there are those who relish exploring the state’s miles of rocky ...

  • #13 Gilsland Farm Trail

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth, ME

    This pristine 65-acre sanctuary on the Presumpscot River estuary is headquarters for the Maine Audubon Society and a great place for a winter stroll. You can hike more than 2 miles of trails ...
    •  1 hour
    •  1.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This pristine 65-acre sanctuary on the Presumpscot River estuary is headquarters for the Maine Audubon Society and a great ...

  • #14 Sunday River Cross-Country Ski Center Trails

    0 Reviews

    Bethel, ME

    Bring the kids, bring the dog, bring Grandma . . . This fun, family-friendly center is a great place to spend a day, offering snowshoe-only paths, cross-country ski trails, a children’s play ...
    •  3 hours
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    Bring the kids, bring the dog, bring Grandma . . . This fun, family-friendly center is a great place to spend a day, offering ...

  • #15 Baxter State Park Loop

    0 Reviews

    Millinocket, ME

    Just shy of a mile high, Mount Katahdin dominates the landscape of the more than 200,000 acres in Baxter State Park. About 175 miles of trails exist within the park, along with forty six peaks ...
    •  2-6 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    Just shy of a mile high, Mount Katahdin dominates the landscape of the more than 200,000 acres in Baxter State Park. About ...

  • #16 Ducktrap River Loop

    0 Reviews

    Lincolnville, ME

    Nearly 10.0 miles of trails run through the Tanglewood 4-H Camp and Learning Center’s Cross-Country Ski Area. The eight trails wind through the evergreen forest, leading down to the banks of ...
    •  1.5 - 4.5 hours
    •  4.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Nearly 10.0 miles of trails run through the Tanglewood 4-H Camp and Learning Center’s Cross-Country Ski Area. The eight trails ...

  • #17 Farwell Mountain Loop

    0 Reviews

    Bethel, ME

    From the picnic table at the scenic overlook on a flat spot on Farwell Mountain, life can be grand. Out in the distance, the Mahoosuc and Presidential Ranges stand at attention. Mount Washington, ...
    •  2 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    From the picnic table at the scenic overlook on a flat spot on Farwell Mountain, life can be grand. Out in the distance, ...

  • #18 Little Deer, Big Deer Loop

    0 Reviews

    Stow, ME

    Evans Notch is a mountain pass less traveled in winter. The notch, which straddles the Maine-New Hampshire border, is in the mountains and woods of the White Mountain National Forest. The forest, ...
    •  3.5 hours
    •  3.3 miles
    •  Guide

    Evans Notch is a mountain pass less traveled in winter. The notch, which straddles the Maine-New Hampshire border, is in ...

  • #19 Harris Farm Cross-Country Ski Center Trails

    0 Reviews

    Bar Mills, ME

    This family-owned, 500-acre plot is home to a dairy farm, a tree farm, a maple sugaring business, a vegetable farm stand, and, in the not-so-off-season, a cross-country ski center. If you have ...
    •  2 hours
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    This family-owned, 500-acre plot is home to a dairy farm, a tree farm, a maple sugaring business, a vegetable farm stand, ...

  • #20 Songo River Trail

    0 Reviews

    Naples, ME

    Sebago Lake is a study in contrasts. During summer, the 1,300-acre state park, which rests on the lake’s northern shores, is aflutter with activity. Lifeguards watch swimmers in the clear waters. ...
    •  2 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Sebago Lake is a study in contrasts. During summer, the 1,300-acre state park, which rests on the lake’s northern shores, ...