Bangor City Forest Report

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All trails are easy for hiking. The difficulty level is a guide for mountain bikers, with “1” being easy and “5” being difficult and requiring some skill at maneuvering over and around obstacles such as roots, rocks, mud, and trees.


Linear distances are estimates based on GPS readings.


Select a trail for a more detailed description. Descriptions will open in a new window.


Bear Trail

Terrain: Peat moss, rocks, roots, heavy tree cover

Difficulty: 5

Length: 3,430 ft.

Bobcat Trail

Terrain: Peat, tree cover

Difficulty: 2

Length: 1,267 ft.

Bog Trail

Terrain: Peat moss, rocks, roots, heavy vegetation, tree cover

Difficulty: 5

Length: 2,623 ft.

Deer Trail

Terrain: Packed gravel

Difficulty: 1

Length: 3,164 ft.

East Trail

Terrain: Packed gravel

Difficulty: 1

Length: 7,598 ft.

Fox Trail

Terrain: Moderate tree cover, little vegetation, peat

Difficulty: 2

Length: 995 ft.

Grouse Trail

Terrain: Peat, heavy roots, rocks, tree cover

Difficulty: 5

Length: 2,021 ft.

Hare Trail

Terrain: Peat, moss, ferns

Difficulty: 3

Length: 248 ft.

Lynx Trail

Terrain: Peat, stones, roots

Difficulty: 4

Length: 1,535 ft.

Moose Trail

Terrain: Peat moss, rocks, roots, moderate vegetation, tree cover

Difficulty: 5

Length: 4,288 ft.

Owl Trail

Terrain: Densely wooded, moss, peat, roots, rocks

Difficulty: 3

Length: 523 ft.

Quinn Trail

Terrain: Dense stretches of heavy roots and mud; moderate to heavy tree cover; two brooks

Difficulty: 5

Length: 2,534 ft.

Rabbit Trail

Terrain: Packed gravel

Difficulty: 1

Length: 1,653 ft.

Raccoon Trail

Terrain: Peat, rocks, light vegetation, wetland

Difficulty: 3

Length: 805 ft.

Skunk Trail

Terrain: Overgrowth, peat moss, some stones, debris, wetland

Difficulty: 4

Length: 1,008 ft.

Squirrel Trail

Terrain: Gravel, grass, moderate brush, a few stones

Difficulty: 2

Length: 1,006 ft.

West Trail

Terrain: Packed gravel

Difficulty: 1

Length: 12,144 ft.

Woodchuck Trail

Terrain: Peat, rocks, roots, clear-cut, densely wooded

Difficulty: 3

Length: 1,020 ft.

 

 


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