here is what is known about trail conditions at this time. groomed from mile 32 1/2 to mile 47 (cherryfield stretch to jonesboro), mile 70 to mile 87 and beyond (east machias to Ayers Junction, perry)there will be no groomiing today because of above freezing temperatures. (currently 36 degrees and rising)side note: it was reported that the trail from mile 16 to ellsworth has been torn up by "mountain sleds with large picks" currently plan will be to groom that section tomorrow 1/10 if temps drop as forecastupdates as they become available ... See MoreSee Less






The Down East Sunrise Trail is a multi-use corridor connecting eastern Maine and the East Coast Greenway. Discover a natural landscape of green forests and vast marshes, habitat for iconic moose, beavers, eagles, wild turkeys and white tail deer.

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