The 70-acre Marsh River Preserve located in Newcastle protects over a mile of frontage along the ecologically significant Marsh River. Approximately one mile of trail winds through mixed forests and meanders along beautiful salt marshes offering views across the Marsh River. An interpretive guide provides information about the ecology, history and geology of the area.
Directions: From Wiscasset take Rt.1 North for 4.5 miles and turn left onto Osprey Point Road. Bear left onto Eagle Point Road and follow to cul-de-sac and park. From the North, take Rt. 1 South into Newcastle and take a right onto Osprey Point Road which is just past the Sherman Lake Rest Area. Bear left onto Eagle Point Road, follow to cul-de-sac and park.