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Sanford Historic Walk

This signed historic trail winds its way through downtown sections of Sanford and features sites such as Goodall Mansion, Goodall Park, Goodall Public Library, City Hall as well as former homes, businesses, churches, and school sites.
Trail Activity
Length
1.8 miles, Network
Difficulty
Easy
Town
Sanford
Surface
Dirt/Forest Floor, Pavement
Pets
Permitted
Fees
No

Description

The trail is located on City of Sanford sidewalks with only a small portion going over forested floor.  All signs describing historical locations along this trail are easily viewed from the sidewalk and include photos from the historical archives of the late photographer Fred Philpot with permission from the Sanford/Springvale Historical Committee. 

Trail Manager

Sanford Trails is an all-volunteer organization that promotes, builds, and manages trails in Sanford and Springvale. Learn more by visiting: www.sanfordtrails.org

Sanford Trails

Sanford Trails
919 Main Street
Sanford, ME 04073
Phone: (207) 324-9135
eaoconnor@sanfordmaine.org
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Trail Tips

Plan Ahead and Prepare
Be prepared to find your way home. Familiarize yourself with the area before you set out and bring your map and compass along.
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Trailhead Information

Although this walk may be accessed from many locations, it officially begins in Central Park at the corner of School Street and Washington Street. Parking is available on the street and at the municipal parking lot across the street.

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