Cathance Meadows

Welcome to Cathance Meadows!

Cathance Meadows is the perfect place for a quick picnic. Just a short walk away from Mailly Waterfront, this central public land can be accessed by a well marked trail. There are two easily found picnic tables and a beautiful view. Only .6 miles from the Waterfront, parking is plentiful and this dog and kid friendly trail is perfect for exploring by foot in the warmer months, or by snowshoes in the winter. Be sure to visit all of our town’s public lands for the true Bowdoinham experience!

Hours: None – Always Open to The Public

Parking: Available at Mailly Waterfront Park (See directions below)

Activities: Spring/Summer/Fall – Walking, Bird Watching, Picnicking, and Biking,      Winter – Snowshoeing

Don’t Miss: Picnicking at the picnic tables located at the end of this short trail

Trail Length: .6 Miles 

Good to Know:

  • Easy Walk
  • Trail head is located behind the old public works building and well marked.
  • Dog and Family Friendly!
  • Depending on the season the probability for mud is high and the long grasses are beautiful, but the perfect environment for ticks. Be mindful of this and be sure to do a tick-check after visiting!

Open fires and camping are not permitted at this location. 

Directions to Cathance Meadows

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8 River Road
Bowdoinham, ME 04008
United States