Eastern Trail Parking Areas

Help us keep the trail open - keep 6 feet apartOn this page we will list trail access resources, in particular places to park when accessing sections of the Eastern Trail for walking, cycling, skiing, bird watching, or other uses.

Please show courtesy to our trail neighbors. Do not park on private property or impede traffic flow. Thanks!

South Portland:

  • Bug Light Park | Map
  • Wainwright Field Complex (off Highland Avenue) | Map


  • Black Point Road (on Eastern Rd spur south of Black Point Road) | Map
  • Pine Point Road (at ET crossing) | Map
  • Old Blue Point Road (Cemetery parking lot) | Map

Old Orchard Beach:

  • Milliken Mills Road (on the shoulder) | Map
  • Old Cascade Road (two spots only) | Map


  • Mill Brook Business Park (off Route 1) | Map
  • Thornton Academy Area (Thornton Academy is completely closed until further notice – There is no parking on TA grounds until school has resumed. While nearby on-street parking is limited, you may park on the shoulder of Clark Street and access the trail from there.) | Map


  • Southern Maine Medical Center (rear lot) | Map
New parking spots added near the Eastern Trail in Arundel 2014

Parking spots near the Eastern Trail in Arundel added in 2014


  • Town Hall (at Limerick Road and Mountain Road intersection) | Map
  • The town of Arundel has created parking spaces along the Limerick Road portion of the Eastern TrailMore information here


  • Town Hall (at Limerick Road and Kennebunk Elementary School (rear of lot near kiosk and spur trail)

Additional parking information can be found in the Trail Guide.