Mackworth Island BPL Trail
GOOD FOR: All Ages

Source:Submitted by bwentzell
Address:Andrews Avenue, Falmouth, ME
Hours:Dawn to dusk
Fee: suggested donation
Bathrooms: Yes, in parking area
Water/Snacks: None

This easy trail offers views of Portland and Casco Bay.

Count osprey among the birds you'll see on and around Mackworth Island.
Photo by: Jerry and Marcy Monkman

A short drive to this Falmouth, ME walk from Portland takes you to this idyllic trail that follows the shoreline of the island for approximately 1 mile. It is an easy trail, offers views of Portland and Casco Bay, and even has a sanctioned fairy village on the north side.

Where to Eat Nearby:

Falmouth Rt 1 north of the island offers a number of restaurants.



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