Round Top Farm

Length: Up to 1 mile depending on loops taken

Difficulty:

  • easy

Permitted Use:

As of April 2019, the farmhouse at Round Top Farm serves as headquarters for Coastal Rivers Conservation Trust (formerly Damariscotta River Association and Pemaquid Watershed Association).

Round Top Farm has long a destination for music and arts, and is now a recreational hotspot as well.

Managing organizations: Coastal Rivers Conservation Trust

Trail Abstract:

Trails meander across open fields to the shore of the Upper Damariscotta River. Picnic tables are placed for ideal viewing of wildlife and wild currents. An accessible northbound connector trail allows access to Whaleback Shell Midden State Historic Site. This trail is 8′ wide, gently graded and finished with stone dust, ideal for strollers, bikes and wheelchairs as well as for those on foot.

Directions to Trailhead:

Located at 3 Round Top Lane in Damariscotta, opposite Hammond Lumber and between Round Top Ice Cream and Women of Substance.

Preserve Guidelines:

Please click here for guidelines to this preserve.

map of Round Top Farm and Whaleback Shell Midden