Trail Maintainer Needed- Baldpate District

Old Clearwater Brook Side Trail to summit of Old Blue Mountain A trail section in the Baldpate District is looking for a new Maintainer.  This trail section starts at the summit of Old Blue Mountain and continues for 1.5 miles to the Old Clearwater Brook side trail.  The elevational change is about 800 feet.   Access is not the easiest, but beautiful views are available from the summit. The current access point is as follows: From Andover, Maine, head east on ME-120. After 0.6 miles, turn left on South Arm Road. Drive on South Arm Road for 7.6 miles. Parking is along the […]

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Trail Maintainer Needed- Baldpate District

Little Swift River Pond Campsite to Piper Mtn. A trail section in the Baldpate District is looking for a new Maintainer.  This trail section starts at the Little Swift River Pond campsite and continues for 2.4 miles to a high point designated as Piper Mtn.  A large, moss-covered boulder marks the termination of this section.  The elevational change is only about 600 feet over the section but the access trail has an elevational change of over 1,000 feet.   Access is long and challenging with the current access point as follows: From the Route 4 Appalachian Trail Parking Area in Rangeley Maine, proceed […]

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Trail Maintainer Needed- Baldpate District

Old Clearwater Brook Site Trail to Bemis Side Trail A trail section in the Baldpate District is looking for a new Maintainer.  This trail section starts at the intersection with the Bemis Side Trail, continuing for 1.7 miles to the Old Clearwater Brook side trail.  The elevational change is about 400 feet but portions of the access trail can be very steep.   Access is not the easiest, but beautiful views are available along the access to this section. The current access point is as follows: From Andover, Maine, head east on ME-120. After 0.6 miles, turn left on South Arm Road. Drive […]

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