The 11th most popular snowmobile trail in Maine.
Friday 20 January 2017 04:39 GMT
West of Portland, the Buxton area has a nice snowmobile trail network maintained by the Buxton Moonlighters Limited club. The main snowmobiling route near Buxton is the ITS89 running north-south. There is good trail access from Hollis Center.
For snowmobiling near Buxton and the rest of state, all riders, resident and non-resident alike, must register their snowmobiles in Maine to ride in Maine. Most of the registration money goes to the Snowmobile Trail Fund of the Department of Conservation. Registration information is available at (207) 287-2043. After registration, make sure to read the Maine Snowmobile Law Book. Note: it is illegal to ride ATVs on designated snowmobile trails.
Overall, Buxton is the 11th most popular snowmobile trail of all 25 snowmobiling rides in Maine. Several of the better snowmobile trails are nearby Buxton including Lewiston Trail System, Harrison, Otisfield, Gorham and Cumberland.