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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 call (207) 394-2171 one day in advance to check for availability.


A Canoe Trail Map, with sites of interest marked, can be viewed at the following link:    Hirundo Canoe Trail Map

Pushaw dam, at the outlet of Pushaw Lake, is a favorite 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.

Father's Day Paddle


Visitors are welcome at Hirundo daily from dawn to dusk.  Gate 1 is closed for the winter season. However, you may park at the gate and walk in.  


1107 West Old Town Rd.

Old Town, ME 04468

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 266

Orono, Maine 04473



Office 207-581-3226


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