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Trip Ideas: Maine Lobster

Quintessential beach communities line the white sand beaches along Maine’s southern coast. Lighthouses dot the shore; luxury resorts and inns share stunning views with beachfront cottages and lobster shacks. Enjoy abundant recreation, from swimming, surfing and sailing, to kayaking, hiking, biking and golf. Bird watchers, art lovers and seafood connoisseurs find many reasons to return, year after year.

Kennebunkport and Cape Porpoise

1
Morning

Stop at HB Provisions or Kitchen Chicks Cafe for breakfast or a coffee to go in Lower Kennebunk Village

2
Pick a Lobster Boat Tour

Kylie’s Chance Scenic Lobster Tour, Kennebunk

Rugosa Lobster Boat Tour, Board at Nonantum Resort, Kennebunk

3
Noon

Savor a lobster roll at the Clam Shack, you can even order a Lobster Roll Kit to send home! P.S. Barbara Bush loves the lobster rolls here too.

4
Afternoon

Spend the afternoon at Goose Rocks Beach. A barrier reef offshore known as the Goose Rocks, visible at low tide, helps protect the soft white sands of this three-mile beach.

5
Observe Lobster Boats

Meander through Cape Porpoise Village and catch a glimpse of the lobster boats coming in with their daily haul.

6
Day's End

Try lobster in the rough in Kennebunk. Nunan’s Lobster Hut.

7
Shore Dinner

Enjoy a shore dinner at President Bush’s favorite seafood restaurant, Mabel’s Lobster Claw.