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Rattlesnake Mountain Trail

Route 85, Between 302 and 11, Raymond, ME
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Beautiful views but sad that you can't bring dogs

I was extremely disappointed to arrive and see a big sign that said dogs were not allowed so I had... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aimee L. H
Nice 1/2 hour hike. Nice view not super nice though.

I would hold off til the bugs have gone and hike up in the late summer or early fall. The views are... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Fremont, New Hampshire
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Route 85, Between 302 and 11, Raymond, ME
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was extremely disappointed to arrive and see a big sign that said dogs were not allowed so I had to take my dog home and come back. The hike was a lot steeper than I expected but not too bad. The trail is not...More

Thank Aimee L. H
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I would hold off til the bugs have gone and hike up in the late summer or early fall. The views are limited because the trees block most of the view. Its a nice short hike for a family and a lunch at the summit...More

Thank dvaughan247
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The hike up to the ledge area where there are excellent views of Crescent Lake, Panther Pond, and Sebago Lake, takes 20-30 minutes depending on your fitness level. A steep section will get many huffing and puffing and perhaps need to stop to catch their...More

Thank FramBrett
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I went on this hike on a beautiful summer day. It is not a hard hike per say, but it does take while to get to the top. The trail is clearly marked, great scenery, and hikers along the way are very friendly. This hike...More

Thank abcMaine
Reviewed 28 May 2017

There are no dogs allowed on this hike and is a great hike for kids. The trail may be too steep for kids under 5 or 6 on a couple parts.

1  Thank Mainevacation
Reviewed 6 May 2017

People have pointed out the two obvious views. Go another five minutes toward the cliff descent and there is flagging tape on a tree leading to a side trail to the West. Its very short. Has a bench and a nice view toward Mt Washington....More

4  Thank kgass
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is a great family hike. Easy to find with a parking lot and clear trail head. Dog friendly, not too long of a hike and great views at the top. It is steep in places but manageable for most people. Good for an afternoon...More

Thank Ajaxme
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Love this trail. We hike it 1-2 times per year. It's appropriate for most healthy people. My daughter is 8 and does great on the trail. When she was 5 she did have some trouble on the way down over the steep sections. She would...More

3  Thank Idget16
Reviewed 3 August 2016

First off, bring plenty of water! Rattle Snake Mt. Is a fun hike but it is very steep in places. The view at the top is worth the effort!

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

This was a pretty fun and enjoyable hike. We had our dog with us and he loved it. We used bug spray on our arms & legs so naturally the flies were going for our heads. Other than that, it was great; Shaded, steep but...More

Thank Jenerationx74
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Diane M
29 June 2017|
Response from kgass | Reviewed this property |
NO.. Its private property.. You can drive atvs from 121 over to 85 but not on the mountain.. Motorized equipment not allowed.
10 August 2015|
Response from K F | Reviewed this property |
This is a short hike up to the top. It takes about 30 minutes at a relaxed pace.