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Dawn Marie Beach Path

Just a short walk through the woods to a lovely, quiet, sand beach on Wabassus Lake. A great destination for a picnic or to cool off on a hot summer day.
Trail Activity
0.4 miles, Round Trip
Dirt/Forest Floor


Downeast Lakes Land Trust’s shortest “trail” is the quarter mile Dawn Marie Beach Path. This pleasant path leads from a raspberry patch by the side of the road to the beautiful undeveloped beach on Wabassus Lake. Visitors have a good chance of seeing or hearing loons, seeing eagles,  or finding moose tracks on the beach. The beach is a great spot for a family picnic, or to cool off on a hot summer day.

Other Information

The Dawn Marie Beach path is located close longer trails manged by the Downeast Lakes Land Trust including the Wabassus Mountain, Pocumcus Lake, and Little Mayberry Cove trails.

The Downeast Lakes Community Forest is a 55,678-acre community asset and public resource. Downeast Lakes Land Trust manages the Community Forest for wildlife habitat, public recreation, and a sustainable timber economy.

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This trail passes through a property that was acquired in part with funds from the Land for Maine’s Future program. For more information about the LMF program and the places it has helped to protect, please visit the LMF webpage.

Trail Manager

Visit the Downeast Lakes Land Trust online for more information and a printable map or contact:

Downeast Lakes Land Trust

Downeast Lakes Land Trust
4 Water Street
Grand Lake Stream, ME 04668
Phone: (207) 796-2100
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Keep your pets under control at all times, to protect both them and wild animals, fragile environments, and the enjoyment of other visitors.
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Trailhead Information

Take Fourth Lake Road west from Grand Lake Stream for 3.6 miles, and turn left on the Wabassus Mountain Road. After passing a side road on your right, look for the trailhead sign also on your right.

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