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Giant's Stairs Trail

Washington Ave, Bailey Island, ME
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Nice views

If you are in the area be sure and make a stop here. A short walk with lots of rocks to climb on... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Vistaviewer77
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Omaha, Nebraska
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Maine's Awesome Coastline

This is a sight that you have to experience by being there. You cannot capture the visual images... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Randy Y
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Long Island, New York
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“short walk” (15 reviews)
“poison ivy” (16 reviews)
“easy walk” (5 reviews)
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Washington Ave, Bailey Island, ME
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you are in the area be sure and make a stop here. A short walk with lots of rocks to climb on and get closer to the ocean. The geology of the rocks is worth seeing. Saw a harbor seal in the bay popping...More

Thank Vistaviewer77
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a sight that you have to experience by being there. You cannot capture the visual images or sounds of the blue water waves crashing over the rocky terrain in a review. Needless to say, we could have sat on the rocks for hours...More

Thank Randy Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Giant Steps Trail was one of the highlights of our trip to Maine. This is a relatively short trail with parking at the Church on one end and along the road on the other end. The entire trail is located along the rocky coast...More

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are on a 2 1/2 week Maine Road Trip and I wanted to drive down one of the peninsulas that line the Maine coastline. I found this spot on Trip Advisor, so we decided to check it out. The drive on...More

Thank Ali R
Reviewed September 3, 2017

The trail is in a residential area, not the easiest to find. There is a drop off area at the trail head. Parking is limited. There are a few spaces at the Episcopal chapel that are available for hikers except on Sunday. Otherwise other parking...More

1  Thank Koleakolea
Reviewed September 1, 2017

Even though those living in the neighborhood hate the intrusion, we always bring our out-of-state guests here. It's a short walk (not a hike) so everyone can manage it. And the view are terrific. We love it - low tide or high tide. And we've...More

Thank TravelerNorfolk
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

This trail head was very easy to find and there was plenty of parking. He trail itself was very short so if you're looking for a challenge or a long hike this is not for you. Great views of the ocean. The giant steps themselves...More

Thank Shane B
Reviewed August 24, 2017

We brought our kids here and they enjoyed the stop! We parked at the Episcopal Church on Washington Street, which had about 4 spots (we snagged the last one). From there it's a short walk to the end of the street, then a turn onto...More

Thank SnowyShasta
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Easy access to a spectacular view of the open ocean and a walk along jagged rocks thrust out of the earth in vertical sheets. View beautiful summer cottages carefully sited into the surrounding flora and fauna.

Thank David C
Reviewed August 20, 2017

this is a fun short walk by (or along) rock cliffs. Hear the waves crashing as you walk by uplifted rocks. My 3 young kids had fun climbing along the rocks. Not sure that we actually found the "stairs"?? Watch for poison ivy, but didn't...More

Thank Mary m
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