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Nearby Attractions
Nature Preserves etc.

Birdsacre Sanctuary - Ellsworth
woodland sanctuary next to a museum, and home of ornithologist

Petit Manan Wildlife Sanctuary - Steuben
acres of blueberry ground, salt water coves, and hiking trails galore

Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge - Calais
bogs, marshes, hills, lakes, forest...extensive, with visitors center 

Pleasant River Fish Hatchery - Columbia Falls
Atlantic Salmon

Maine Atlantic Salmon Authority - Cherryfield/Deblois 
Hatchery, way back in the wilds of blueberry country

Parks

Acadia National Park - Mt. Desert
famous, beautiful, 34,000+ acres: salt water and mountains

McLellan Park - Milbridge
recreational area with campsites, rocky cliffs overlooking Narraguagus Bay

Quoddy Head State Park - Lubec
Extreme tides, high ledges, and the lighthouse

Roque Bluffs State Park - Roque Bluffs
ocean and fresh water swimming, picnic tables, bathhouses
 

Other  Natural Attractions

Great Heath - Columbia
largest raised bog in Maine...great canoe tour!

Schoodic Point - Winter Harbor
pounding sea, granite cliffs

Blueberry Barrens -Columbia, Harrington, Cherryfield, Deblois
as wild as could be...miles of flat plain, sink holes...miles from "civilization"!
 

Lighthouses

Petit Manan Light - Milbridge
119 feet tall

West Quoddy Head - Lubec
within the park, accessible  by car
 
 


 
 

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