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      Presumpscot River Preserve The Presumpscot River flows from Sebago Lake to its outlet at Casco Bay. In 2001 Portland Trails and the City of Portland Landbank Commission teamed up with the state’s Land for Maine’s Future program to save this beautiful piece of land by creating a 48-acre public nature preserve. This exceptionally beautiful trail follows a deep ravine away from the residential neighborhood and into the Preserve. The trail is very steep in places. Boardwalks and bridges pass over wet areas, while allowing for mountain bike access. Once the trail reaches the river’s edge, signs direct the visitor upstream or downstream, both offering spectacular river views. Upstream, the trail features several short loops into wooded, upland areas. That trail continues along the shoreline under the highway overpass for another ¾ mile. Downstream, the trail crosses through property protected by the Falmouth Conservation Trust before it reaches Presumpscot Falls . The trail includes a portage to help paddlers around these swift rapids. Please respect private property at the end of the trail. - See more at: http://trails.org/our-trails/presumpscot-river-preserve/#sthash.GqvVBitB.dpuf
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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Access Info:
      Trail Access
      To reach the trailhead of the Presumpscot River Preserve, take Allen Avenue to Summit Street in Portland . Follow Summit to Curtis Road and turn right. Take another right at Overset Road . Overset is a dead end with parking available at the end, marked by Portland Trails signs. - See more at: http://trails.org/our-trails/presumpscot-river-preserve/#sthash.GqvVBitB.dpuf
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #3,854
      State Ranking
      #23
      Trails
      10
      Total Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      962 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      461 ft
      Total Vertical
      437 ft
      Reports
      14
      Photos
      20
      Ridden Counter
      88

      Photos of Presumpscot River Preserve Mountain Bike

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      Nov 12, 2017 @ 4:12am
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      Bloody Like The Day You Were Born
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      Bloody Like The Day You Were Born
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      Nov 12, 2017 @ 4:12am
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      Bloody Like The Day You Were Born
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      Oct 7, 2016 @ 7:33am
      Oct 7, 2016
      Mouth Breather, Portland
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      user #1418100straficontereportBloody Like The Day You Were BornA few downed trees from recent storm but good ride
      Nov 12, 2017 @ 4:18am
      Nov 12, 2017
      user #1143508btaddeotrailBloody Like The Day You Were BornNot sure who thinks this trail is called...
      Sep 14, 2016 @ 6:42am
      Sep 14, 2016
      user #728440mdg3dreportBloody Like The Day You Were BornThis has been fixed.
      Apr 20, 2016 @ 1:46pm
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