Barred Island Preserve reviews
We were spending the weekend at the nearby Aragosta Lodge and stumbled into the Barred Island walking path which leads down to the shore line, island and sand bar. I'd been to the lodge previously so.... more »
Yes, as the title says, 30 years ago, we were not as smart as we are now. My husband and I hiked to Barred Island. We found a spot on the far side of the island to relax and enjoy. We did not... more »
Barred Island has been a favorite spot of my family for years. The beach feels hidden but is just a quick hike through the woods. Definitely a must visit. I recommend having a pair of water shoes on hand; sand in the Penobscott Bay tends to be full of pebbles and shells.
One of the most romantic trails I have been on. The trail is covers in roots, so have sturdy shoes. Time your hike with the tides so you can walk out out to the island.
Plan your trip to Deer Isle
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Deer Isle
Side trips from Deer Isle
Nearby attractions in Deer Isle
Trips to Barred Island Preserve by other users
1 day in Deer Isle BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Nervous Nellie's Jams and Jellies · Barred Island Preserve · Deer Isle Village 30 days in Maine BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Bangor · Bar Harbor · Rockland 23 days in DownEast and Acadia Maine BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Lubec · Trenton · Bar Harbor 7 days in DownEast and Acadia Maine BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Deer Isle · Bar Harbor 23 days in Brewer BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Brewer 9 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Sugar Hill · Jackson · Deer Isle