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Mount David

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Mount David is a tall granite outcropping that offers a scenic vista of the Lewiston Auburn area.
Trail Activity
0.2 miles, Round Trip
Dirt/Forest Floor, Rock/Ledge


Located off Mountain Avenue, Mount David is a tall rock outcropping on the edge of the Bates College campus. This private property is a popular destination with Bates’ nature lovers. Just a five-minute hike from the center of campus, the wooded hill offers beautiful views of Lewiston and the surrounding countryside.

Trail Manager

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Bates College
2 Andrews Road
Lewiston, ME 04240
Phone: (207) 786-6255
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Trailhead Information

The trail leaves from the edge of the field behind the Bates College student housing on the corner of College Street and Mountain Avenue in Lewiston. Turn onto Mountain Avenue and park on the side of the street.

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