Celebrating over 75 years in tourism. The Tuttle Farm 1783 to 1919 - Desert of Maine since 1925. An ancient glacial sand deposit exposed through farming in the late 1800's. Sand dunes cover over 40 acres of the old farm. For a unique experience filled with history visit the Desert of Maine. Narrated tram tours, nature trails, 1783 Tuttle Barn/Museum, sand designing. Largest and most unique gift shop in the area.