From the north via US Route 202/ME Route 4, take Falmouth Road south. Falmouth Road is at the blinking traffic light 1.7 miles north of the traffic circle for US Routes 202/302 and ME Route 4 in Windham. Continue south on Falmouth Road for 2.9 miles to the East Fire Station on the left hand side of the road. Parking for the start of trails is at the East Fire Station. Please park by the playground area and not in front of the Fire Station bays.
From the South via US Route 302, take Albion Road north. Albion Road is 2.0 miles south of the traffic circle for US Routes 202/302 and ME Route 4 in Windham. Follow Albion Road 1.5 miles until it ends on Falmouth Road. Take a right on Falmouth Road. The parking and trailhead at East Fire Station is in 0.5 miles on the left. Please park by the playground area and not in front of the Fire Station bays.
This wooded trail system consists of a number of loops ranging in length from 0.3 to 3.4 miles. The trails are a mixture of packed earth and rocky surfaces that have various elevation inclines throughout the area, and are used by hikers, mountain bikers, snowshoers, cross-country skiers, horseback riders, and snowmobilers.
The Lowell Preserve consists of three main trail loops marked by yellow, blue and green blazes. The yellow-blazed loop is called the Libby Hill Loop Trail and circumvents the boundary of the property, almost 3.5 miles. Most of the Libby Hill Loop Trail is for hiking, mountain bikes and ATV users. The blue-blazed trail is called the Virginia Trail and heads towards the center of the property, looping back after ending about half way into the property. The Virginia Trail is 1.7 miles in length. The green-blazed trail is called the Roscoe Loop trail and is a 1.5 mile loop in the northern section of the property. Orange and red blazed connector trails link the main loops. Follow the link below for a map showing the trail names and blaze colors.
Allowed uses within the trail network include hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, ATVing, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. Trails and trail sections are marked to show allowed uses. Please respect the signs.
Visit Windham Parks and Recreation online for more information and a printable map or contact:
Town of Windham
Parks and Recreation
8 School Road
Windham, ME 04062
Check for nearby geocaches to Lowell Preserve.
Leave No Trace Principle
Plan Ahead and Prepare
Be prepared for emergencies. Pack extra clothing, food, and water and also a flashlight, first aid and repair kit, matches/fire starters, whistle, signaling mirror, and pocket knife.