Town Office

340 Main Street, Jay, Maine 04239

Phone: (207) 897-6785

Fax: (207) 897-9420

Monday & Tuesday: 8 AM – 4 PM
Wednesday: 12 PM – 4 PM
Thursday: 8 AM – 5 PM
Friday 8 AM – 4 PM
Saturday – Sunday: Office Closed

Enjoy our backyard!

Check out the different activities, groups, and hiking trails for you to enjoy our town!

Hike, bike, or walk our local trails! Click the image for a larger trail map.

French Falls

French Falls is a 29.4-acre riverside property in Jay, Maine owned by Androscoggin Land Trust. The property is located in the Village of Chisholm situated between Route 4 and the Androscoggin River and includes trails that run through the property and to the “French Falls”, and an approximately 10-acre recreational facility at the center which includes ball fields and a parking lot.

The Town of Jay’s leases the recreational facility from ALT and hold many family-friendly events year-round including a “Music in the Park” event series in the Summer and the “Spruce Mountain Sled-In” winter festival. The Jay Recreation Committee takes great care of the trails and grounds and helps to make French Falls a very inviting place to visit for many reasons.

French Falls Park is at 28 French Falls Lane, across from Spruce Mountain Middle School

Jay Recreation Trails

Jay Recreation Area can be accessed from Water Tower Lane, with a parking lot next to the cell tower. Also, from the trail behind center field at Spruce Mountain High School, or the trail off the back corner of the field hockey field.

Local area highlights

Check out our town through the eyes of those who live here! Click through and you will see our municipal buildings, recreation areas, and some historical pictures of Jay thrown in for good measure. Would you like to have your Jay area photos featured on our website? Submit here!