Back Cove Trail
The Back Cove Trail is a 3.5 mile loop around Back Cove in Portland. It is a popular destination because of its location and the views of the Portland skyline.
There are mileage markers around the trail making it easy to track how far you have gone.
Destination Distance From Downtown
It is almost impossible to get lost on this trail. It is flat and simply loops around Back Cove. The only thing to remember is to go over the bridge next to 295. Going under will take you elsewhere.
Time To Complete
The 3.5 mile trail is easy to navigate and should not take more than 30-40 minutes for seasoned runners.
The warmer months of the year are the best for Back Cove, but if you are not afraid of a Maine winter, the trail will be there for you.
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