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Holt Pond Preserve

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In response to the negative reviews....

First off, there is no admission fee so keep that in mind if you feel like the trails should be... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2017
Joseph C
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Beautiful hike

I hate hiking with a passion but this trail my dad took me on was fantastic. Not to hard and just... read more

Reviewed November 17, 2015
Boston, Massachusetts
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Sep 1, 2017
“In response to the negative reviews....”
Aug 31, 2017
“In need of maintenance ”
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Grist Mill Road, Bridgton, ME
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Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

First off, there is no admission fee so keep that in mind if you feel like the trails should be perfectly groomed at all times. It is true that PARTS of the trail system are a little overgrown, HOWEVER, there are boardwalks over those areas...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank Joseph C
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

This trail is very poorly maintained. Overgrown walkways through marsh areas can result in wet and muddy shoes. Poorly marked trail that takes you out on a road for the final mile. There are far better hikes nearby.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed September 10, 2016

We have heard so much about this trail that we decided to walk it. The signs are horrible and tree markers hard to find. We found ourselves out on a street one time and really had no clue where to go. A mistake we made...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank msnmaine
Reviewed February 27, 2016

Lovely hike thru forests & wetlands. I love the boardwalks that lead out onto Holt Pond. My last trip out was in late September, the red maples were still wearing their dynamic fall foliage :) I've been many times though all four seasons and greatly...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank She28471
Reviewed November 17, 2015

I hate hiking with a passion but this trail my dad took me on was fantastic. Not to hard and just long enough. Very pretty!

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank watrskiergurl
Reviewed July 20, 2013

Holt Pond Preserve is in South Bridgton, on the Grist Mill Road (previously called Mosquito Roost Road, for good reason.) The road is a challenge--narrow, rutted dirt, with some additional features such as fallen trees. If you have a small, all wheel drive vehicle you'll...More

Date of experience: July 2013
10  Thank Jean Berko G
Reviewed March 22, 2013

What a great way to spend a day. Nature at it's best with walkways over the marshy areas and clearly marked trails.

Date of experience: November 2012
4  Thank Gerri W
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