Trip Ideas: Nature & Wildlife
Downeast Maine is filled with natural wonders — from Acadia National Park to the peaceful woods of Grand Lake Stream. Enjoy myriad lighthouses, shopping and dining on the freshest seafood imaginable. This region also offers a medley of lodging options, from cozy B&B’s to luxurious resorts.
Baring to Eastport
Head to Eastport. Grab lunch at one of many great local restaurants on Main Street in Historic Downtown Eastport.
Whale watching aboard the historic windjammer, Sylvina Beal. Board at Eastport Breakwater Pier. This is a spectacular experience with whale feeding grounds, eagles, seals, and puffins, all right here in beautiful Passamaquoddy Bay, Eastport.
Catch the sunset over Passamaquoddy Bay. Be sure to keep an eye on the tidal activity here!
The coastal town of Eastport, though small in size, has the deepest port on the East Coast. It is located on Cobscook Bay, which is notorious for...
Acadia National Park
Acadia National Park—which comprises more than 35,000 acres of land on Mount Desert Island, Isle au Haut and the Schoodic Peninsula—is...