Stillwater River Trail

Maine

Stillwater River Trail Facts

States: Maine
Counties: Penobscot
Length: 1.8 miles
Trail end points: Bennoch Road and Main St./US 2 (Orono)
Trail surfaces: Dirt, Grass
Trail category: Rail-Trail
ID: 6593468
Trail activities: Fishing, Mountain Biking, Walking, Cross Country Skiing

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Stillwater River Trail Description

The Stillwater River Trail hugs the west bank of its namesake river through Orono, between Bennoch Road in the north (near the cemetery) and Main Street at the southern end. The trail passes through a densely forested corridor and offers scenic views of the river. The trail follows the route of a long-since-disappeared railroad that once was used to haul timber from the area.

Parking and Trail Access

Parking is available in a small lot off Bennoch Road (Brownie's Park) where it intersects Noyes Drive.

Stillwater River Trail Reviews

This is a great little trail that gives you a nice view of the Stillwater River. Very level terrain with the exception of the walk down from the parking area makes this a pretty easy hike.

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