Category Archives: 1-Minute Hikes

1-minute hike: Witch Hole Pond Loop in Acadia National Park


Difficulty: Moderate. The 3.3-mile route is on wide, hilly carriage roads surfaced with gravel. The carriage roads are closed to vehicles and are appropriate for walking, biking, running, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. How to get there: Cross the causeway onto Mount Desert Island on Route 3 (also known as Bar Harbor Road) and veer left […]

1-minute hike: Trenton Community Trail


Difficulty: Easy-moderate. The entire hike, including the bog boardwalk (out and back), is 2.4 miles,  according to the trail map. Challenges of the trail include many bog bridges, a couple narrow bridges spanning streams, exposed tree roots and uneven ground. Change in elevation is minimal. How to get there: A large paved parking area for […]