A lot of you are asking when the trail will open. It will likely be at least 2 to 3 weeks before opening, some areas are still soft and have been unable to go on trail to check for blowdowns and washouts. Additionally, the entire length of trail is going to be graded prior to opening.Please be patient, we’re all anxious to get back out there. ... 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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Trail Conditions Update

  • Down East Sunrise Trail Relay July 25, 2023
    Saturday 22 July at finish of Down East Sunrise Trail Relay. Finisher of last leg in pool. (W/ both legs in pool). Team Finish times for the 102.7 miles were between 9.5 and 15 hours w/ lights on heads and backsides from 19:00-06:00 Read More
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