Explore the peninsulas of Midcoast Maine on a journey through picturesque coastal towns, wineries, galleries, historic lighthouses and scenic peninsulas. From Penobscot Bay to Boothbay Harbor MidCoast Maine has miles of scenic craggy coastline. Indulge in a Lobster or Oyster feast at an ocean-side restaurant then explore the antiques and galleries of one of the quaint towns. Spring and summer offer endless outdoor activities, winter offers many beautiful snow white ski trails and fall is a beautiful time to visit Maine to experience the Fall Foliage. Maine is a perfect vacation destination for every season.
The Island of Spruce Head is accessible by bridge from the towns of South Thomaston and St. George, located on the St. George Peninsula. With unspoiled views of coves and bays, Spruce Head Island is a favourite of kayakers and boaters.
Surrounded by water, the St. George Peninsula offers country living with road side farm stands and hidden beaches. Take a hike to Roaring Spout to experience exceptional views of the Atlantic Ocean, or to nearby Camden Hills State Park to picnic on Mt. Battie and hike Maiden Cliff. Drift Inn Beach is a lovely rock and sand beach between Tenants Harbor and Port Clyde, suitable for the kids. For an adventurous day, visit Monhegan Island with 17 miles of hiking trails and wildlife. Nearby Port Clyde is home to the famous Forrest Gump lighthouse, Marshall Point Lighthouse. A drive up or down the coast will take you to many more historical and landmark lighthouses. The St. George Peninsula is home to incredible artists, painters and sculptors. Take a tour of the talent at one of the Open Studio Tours. Explore the shops and end the day eating lobster from one of the local stalls. Tenants Harbor is an experience not to forget.
Close to the towns of and Thomaston, Port Clyde, Rockland, Rockport and Camden, Spruce Head is a great destination to explore all that Midcoast Maine has to offer.