Bordered by Pushaw Stream and fed by Dead Stream, Hirundo boasts beautiful waterways (without motorized boats) and wetlands.
Canoes are usually available on-site for use Wednesday through Sunday. Please (207) 394-2171 a day in advance to check for availability.
Canoe Trail Map featuring sites of interest
Hirundo Canoe Trail Map – large version
Pushaw dam, at the outlet of Pushaw Lake, is a favourite osprey hang-out particularly during the alewife run in the spring. In the fall, when alewife fry head back to the ocean, hundreds of 5 inch fry can be spotted “heading” tail first over the sluice.