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Bowdoin College Grant East TWP

Location Map for Bowdoin College East TWP

Location Map for Bowdoin College East TWP


The township is home to First and Second Little Lyford Ponds, an Appalachian Mountain Club lodge on the site of an historic logging camp, and an extensive section of the Appalachian Trail.

Second Little Lyford Pond with Indian Mountain in Background (2010)

2nd Little Lyford Pond, Indian Mountain in Background (’10)

Interior of the Dining hall at AMC's Lodge (2010)

Interior of the Dining hall at AMC’s Lodge (2010)

The ponds and lodge are east of Greenville following the East Road, then the K1 Road east, passing through the Hedgehog Checkpoint in Bowdoin College Grant West TWP.  Or one may take the Katahdin Iron Works Road west from Brownville.

Restrooms and Showers

Restrooms and Showers

Deck of the Dining Hall

Deck of the Dining Hall (2010)

Restrooms/showers (left), Cabins and Bunkhouse (right)

Cabins and Bunkhouse (2010)

A trail connects the two ponds, providing a pleasant, easy experience on a sunny day and a fine sunset – canoes available.

[photos by Rebecca Williams and Jim Henderson]

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