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Amanda Laliberte

44.9825, -70.7841 DIRECTIONS About Rangeley Lakes Trails Center The RLTC, located on Saddleback Mountain Road, offers miles of trails with transitional forests. This trail system can also lead birders up to Saddleback Mountain and down to Saddleback Lake.   Recreation Opportunities Please note, this is not an RLHT property. We have listed it here for …

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44.946236, -70.527338 DIRECTIONS About Saddleback Saddleback is one of our favorite places to bird. From the kettle ponds to the taiga –  it has terrain and birds for everyone.   Best known for its easier access to Bicknell’s Thrust, its strenuous trip brings you through the high-elevation spruce-fir forests of Saddleback Mountain to the Appalachian Trail.  …

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44.927593, -70.701591 DIRECTIONS About Rangeley Lake State Park  RLSP’s lakeside trail offers a rare variety of mixed-forest habitats and is home to sapsuckers, woodpeckers, warblers, and many more.    Please note this is not an RLHT property. Practice the Seven Leave No Trace Principles.    Recreation Opportunities Conservation Story Rangeley Lake State Park was established …

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44.965164, -70.645205 DIRECTIONS About the Town Park This spot offers views of Rangeley Lake as well as a public boat launch, sandy beach, public dock, fishing, picnicking and swimming activities.    Please note, this is not an RLHT property. We have listed it here for the purpose of The Artists Trail.   Recreation Opportunities THE …

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44.951885, -70.791708 DIRECTIONS About Bald Mountain There are a couple of ways to hike up Bald Mountain with two trailheads. At the top are 360-degree views of Mooselookmeguntic and Rangeley Lakes and the surrounding mountains. Recreation Opportunities. This conservation area is bustling on the weekends. Try to explore outside of those days to have the …

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44.805453, -71.110305 DIRECTIONS About Umbagog NWR The NWR provides a unique habitat within the chain of Rangeley Lakes with several marshes and its 7,000-acre shallow lake.    Birders have documented 229 bird species and there are another 137 species that breed there. The wetlands and marshes provide ideal habitats for songbirds, shorebirds, and raptors.    …

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44.9825, -70.7841 DIRECTIONS About Perham Stream Birding Trail Located on the back side of Saddleback Mountain, the Perham Stream Birding Trail is a truly special place.    There are over two miles of easy, wide trails leading visitors through a variety of habitats, and several good viewpoints of Perham Stream, Saddleback a Mountain, and Mt. Abraham …

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45.040909, -70.583939 DIRECTIONS About Quill Hill  Nestled between Rangeley and Eustis is the 7,062-acre Quill Hill property which hosts the Quill Hill Scenic View—an ADA accessible walk with 360-degree views. Picnic tables and a pizza oven are available for public use. There is a suggested donation of $5 per car.    The Quill Hill Scenic …

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44.897613, -70.832537 DIRECTIONS About the Western Shore  With 2000 acres to explore, Western Shore is an extraordinary place. This conservation easement includes ten islands – many with campsites!    Visitors can make camping reservations by calling Stephen Phillips Memorial Preserve Wilderness Camping at (207) 864-2003.     Recreation Opportunities Conservation Story RLHT conserved this property …

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44.866303, -70.782102 DIRECTIONS About Toothaker  Camping is allowed on Toothaker Island. Reservations can be made by calling Stephen Phillips Memorial Preserve Wilderness Camping at (207) 864-2003.   Recreation Opportunities Conservation Story RLHT conserved the Toothaker Easement with Stephen Phillips Memorial Preserve Trust in 1997. THE SEVEN LEAVE NO TRACE PRINCIPLES FOR OUR CONSERVATION AREAS Plan …

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