These 8 Maine Hikes Are Sometimes Overlooked But Definitely Belong On Your Short List

Maine has some of the best hiking in the northeast. From Baxter to Acadia, there are options that range from beginner to advanced and everything in between. While we love some of our more famous trails, there are plenty that are worthy of more hype. They’re beautiful and fun, but best of all they see less people each year making them perfect for a peaceful day outside.

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Now that you’re ready to tackle the outdoors, consider adding these 12 hikes to your list. They’re some of the more trafficked trails but they’re popular for a reason!