Hike the Bridle Path through the Madelyn Marx Preserve

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Distance

1.5 miles

Elevation Gain

0 ft

Route Type

Out-and-Back

Added by Jake Sells

Hike through a 24-acre coastal salt marsh home to much wildlife. 

After crossing the Mousam River on Western Ave, see signs and gravel pull-off areas for parking at the Bridle Path trailhead. The Madelyn Marx Preserve is a greater part of the Kennebunk Land Trust home to many preserves in the area (So look for Kennebunk Land Trust signs as well).

Hike through open spaces, over the unique coastal marsh habitat and through dense forests where wildlife pops up around every corner.

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Fitness
Running
Snowshoeing
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Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Food Nearby
Forest
River
Scenic
Wildlife

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A beautiful path!!!

Great trail beautiful views of the river and the marsh... lots of bird sightings. Just a relaxing mostly flat trial!!!

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