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      Swan Trails, named for Rick Swan, are designed on 100s of acres including the shores of a beautiful Maine pond. Weather you are a novice or expert you can find trails to challenge your ability. There are beautiful views along the 3/4 mile trail that runs along the waters edge .Dogs are welcome, there is a lot of wild life in the area. Moose, porkipine, deer, pheasant, rabbits and many others are common. Swans Trails have rocks and roots and dry quickly after rains.
      Rick Swan was an extrodinary athlete and trail builder, most of the areas around Orono, Old Town and Bangor Maine he help build and design. The trails at Swans were designed and built by Rick. This trail system exhibits his understanding of nature and his respect for the environment. Here at Swans Trails Rick has left his mark in central Maine leaving an extraordinary trail system for all to enjoy.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Managed by Local Riding Association
      Parking Kirkland Road Lot google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Parking Area on Kirkland Rd
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of 3 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      25
      Trails Mountain Bike
      25
      Trails E-Bike
      25
      Trails Hike
      25
      Trails Trail Running
      25
      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      546 ft
      Total Vertical
      92 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      203 ft
      Reports
      116
      Photos
      62
      Ridden Counter
      1,189

      Photos of Swans Trails at Perch Pond Mountain Bike

      trail: Long Way Home
      44 |
      Jan 28, 2022 @ 2:34pm
      Jan 28, 2022
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      Jan 28, 2022 @ 2:34pm
      Jan 28, 2022
      trail: Long Way Home
      78 |
      Jan 28, 2022 @ 2:34pm
      Jan 28, 2022
      | 1 comments
      trail: Bo's Run
      34 |
      Nov 22, 2020 @ 7:30am
      Nov 22, 2020
      trail: Bo's Run
      43 |
      Nov 22, 2020 @ 7:29am
      Nov 22, 2020
      trail: Bo's Run
      31 |
      Nov 22, 2020 @ 7:28am
      Nov 22, 2020
      trail: Bo's Run
      49 |
      Nov 22, 2020 @ 7:27am
      Nov 22, 2020
      trail: Bo's Run
      16 |
      Nov 22, 2020 @ 7:26am
      Nov 22, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      100 Acre Wood
      Apr 28, 2023 @ 3:38am
      Apr 28, 2023
      DryDry after 2 days of moderate rain....rodeonexis
      Ladies First
      Feb 25, 2023 @ 8:02am
      Feb 25, 2023
      Snow GroomedTanogrus
      Twitch
      Sep 3, 2022 @ 5:21pm
      Sep 3, 2022
      Dryroooooootsbtmspox
      North Trail Ext
      Sep 3, 2022 @ 5:21pm
      Sep 3, 2022
      Drybtmspox
      Long Way Home
      Jan 28, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Jan 28, 2022
      Snow Groomedawesome trail, well ridden, lots of fun!!!!mblachet
      Uncle Buzz
      Jan 28, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Jan 28, 2022
      Snow Groomedmblachet
      Shore
      Jan 28, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Jan 28, 2022
      Snow Coveredonly rode a small section, had not been...mblachet
      Dumbo's Solution
      Jan 28, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Jan 28, 2022
      Snow Groomedmblachet
      Dumbos Delimma
      Jan 28, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Jan 28, 2022
      Snow Groomedmblachet
      North Trail
      Jan 28, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Jan 28, 2022
      Snow Groomedmblachet

      Activity Feed

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      Brettzgerriddenrouteactivity #50850559
      Apr 6, 2024 @ 6:53am
      Apr 6, 2024
      jfrenchlastnamewishlistregionactivity #41710999
      Jul 12, 2023 @ 3:44pm
      Jul 12, 2023
      Rchoieatonwishlistrouteactivity #41471768
      Jul 3, 2023 @ 7:52am
      Jul 3, 2023
      J4m3z420riddentrailactivity #41458416
      Jul 2, 2023 @ 7:28pm
      Jul 2, 2023
      Karih5wUNbwishlisttrailactivity #39928659
      May 13, 2023 @ 10:55am
      May 13, 2023

      Recent Comments

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      SkifreenowtrailNorth Trail ExtAn old school pounding trail. It is right out...
      Oct 4, 2017 @ 4:02pm
      Oct 4, 2017
      Skifreenowtrail100 Acre WoodThis is not Winni-the-Pooh’s jaunt thru the...
      Oct 4, 2017 @ 3:59pm
      Oct 4, 2017
      SkifreenowtrailDumbo's SolutionThis trail kicks my butt every time I ride it...
      Oct 4, 2017 @ 3:54pm
      Oct 4, 2017

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Newman & Bangor Hill 7 5 84.3 km
      University of Maine 12 95 km
      Orono Land Trust 6 13 15.7 km
      University Maine Orono 4 20 1 15.9 km
      The Bog - Walden-Parke Preserve 3 10 16 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2514 miles545 ft5 miles92 ft
      #2,512#1,326621163916
      E-Bike2514 miles545 ft5 miles92 ft
      #922#2981001
      Hike2514 miles545 ft5 miles92 ft
      #1,973#1,18511652
      Trail Running2514 miles545 ft5 miles92 ft
      #1,977#1,1841161
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