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Appalachian Trail: East Flagstaff Road to US 201

Weave through old-growth stands of white pine and spruce on this 19.3- mile hike that tours four ponds and ends with a wet crossing of the Kennebec River.

Rating

Shelters: West Carry Pond Lean-to; sleeps 8. Pierce Pond Lean-to: sleeps 6; privy.

To Trailhead

Start: From Carrabassett Valley, ME, head E on Carriage Rd. for 4.9 miles and turn left on E. Flagstaff Rd. Go .6 miles to trail crossing. End: From Caratunk Plantation, ME, head NW on S. Main St. for .2 miles and turn right on US 201. Go 66 ft. to trail crossing.

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