This Simple 1.4-Mile Hike In Maine Leads Directly To A Beautifully Quaint Light House

Hiking is one of our favorite Maine pastimes! There are a ton of different trails and ways to enjoy the great outdoors which means whatever your nature preference there’s a good chance you’ll find it here. Those who live here and even those who simply dream of visiting know that lighthouses are one of the state’s most recognizable features. Today we’re featuring a trail leading directly to one of Maine’s lesser-known lights. As an added bonus, it’s great for beginners!

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The Squirrel Point Lighthouse trail can be accessed throughout the year, but remember that conditions can be icy in the winter and muddy in the early spring. You can learn more about how to enjoy the route by checking out You can learn more about the history of the lighthouse and how it’s been restored by visiting the Squirrel Point Lighthouse website.

If you’d like to see more lights but aren’t looking to hike, consider taking the lighthouse road trip on the Maine coast that’s dreamily beautiful.

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