Western Trail

Southwest Harbor, Maine 04679

Western Trail

Western Trail Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"This is the longest and most gradual way up wooded Mansell Mountain and the least traveled. The trail heads east-southeast from the gravel Long Pond Fire Road, taking you along a fast-moving creek and over splitlog bridges through boggy areas. Highlights: Gradual walk up Western Mountain’s wooded west face to 949-foot Mansell peak."

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Trail Information

Southwest Harbor
Nearby City
Trail Type
Skill Level
Day hike
Late April thru mid-November, weather depending
150 feet
Trailhead Elevation
920 feet
Top Elevation
Acadia National Park
Local Contacts
USGS Acadia National Park and Vicinity Map
Local Maps

Trail Log