25 day trips from Port Clyde to Castine make it easy to get outdoors on beautiful Penobscot Bay. With beaches, rocky shores, islands, lighthouses, harbors, lakes, gardens and woodland parks to choose from, the Maine Coast is truly a favorite place for everyone to enjoy. Multiple locations can be visited in the same day without extensive travel.
For tourists and Mainers of all ages and abilities, this insider’s guide addresses the safety needs of folks with impaired mobility and those with children to look after at every destination - an inclusive first for a book of this kind.
Features pages give boatloads of helpful information in an easy to read format to make the most of your outdoor adventures. The Photo MUSE will even guide you to taking better pictures whether you have a mobile phone or an expensive camera.
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Day trips to Monhegan, Port Clyde, Owl's Head, Rockland, Rockport, Camden, Lincolnville, Islesboro, Belfast, Searsport, Bucksport, Orland & Castine are all covered in these pages.
This collection will keep your bearings true if you’re driving, cycling, walking, birding, arting, kayaking, boating, fishing or just like to be outdoors in nature. You'll find activity levels from challenging the seaside hills to going solo in a wheelchair along the shore.
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The windjammer Heron docks at Marine Park, Rockport ME
The next volume, "Maine Coast Outings in Acadia" is already in the works and will highlight the coast from Stonington to Schoodic Point, including Mt. Desert Island, Acadia National Park and the Blue Hill Peninsula. You'll find several outing locations in that region presented on the next 3 pages of this website in case you're planning a trip in the meantime.
Schoodic Head, Acadia National Park
Jim Kosinski has ben teaching photography, math & science for decades at all levels. His photos have been widely published over the years, winning a few awards along the way. Now mobility challenged, he’s delighted to share his enthusiasm for seeing with a camera and spending time in nature.