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Appalachian Trail: US 201 to Moxie Pond Road

A popular dayhike, this 10.9-miler traces the banks of Holly Brook, skirts the edge of a scenic pond, and reveals panoramic views from the top of Pleasant Pond Mountain.

Rating

Shelters: Pleasant Pond Lean-to; sleeps 6.

To Trailhead

Start: 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. End: From Bingham, ME, take US 201 north to ME 16. Turn right and take ME 16 east for 5.8 miles. Turn left on Dead Water/Indian Pond Rd.; drive 11.5 miles to trail crossing on southern end of Moxie Pond.

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