Local Area Guide: Things to do / Activities / Attractions


Activities that the area has to offer. Find your way to local trails or hunker down to a movie at the nearest cinema.

Area Beaches

Locations of sandy beaches along Harpswell, Maine`s surrounding coastline. Just another tribute to why Maine is known for it`s natural treasures.

Area Modes of Transportation- Airports, Trains, and Busses

Here, you will find alternative ways of getting around.

Boating, Fishing, Marine Services, Kayaking

Boating and marine services have been an important part of this coastal Maine town of Harpswell. The ocean that surrounds this community of Harpswell Neck, Cundy’s Harbor, Bailey and Orr’s Island is a play ground for lobster fishing, sports fishing, sailing, sightseeing tours and pleasure cruising. Here you will access a list of businesses that help to support and service these wonderful activities.

Farmers Markets

Maine farmers` markets offer high quality, delicious foods and agricultural products, harvested fresh and sold direct to you by your neighbors, the farmers. Markets are located throughout the State, and each offers a unique blend of personalities and products. Search below for a market in your town or county. Visit more than one to enjoy all the flavors of Maine!

Lobster Pounds in Harpswell

A generous handful of lobster pounds in the local area provide that lobster is always available. Find one in proximity to a given property or seek a favorite.

Restaurant Guide

Fresh Maine lobster and seafood from the waters that surround the coastal communities of Bailey Island, Orr’s Island and Cundy’s Harbor on the Great Island, are the food lovers reward when traveling to this beautiful part of Maine. Ice cream shops, pizza and burgers take out stands and some of the best steak dinner restaurants can be found right here in the town of Harpswell.

Saltwater Fishing

If you plan on Saltwater fishing during your stay in Maine please check the Inland Fisheries website link here.

Shopping- Galleries, Gift Shops and More

Harpswell has it`s share of galleries, quaint little gift shops and nooks that will be sure to charm you. Surrounding areas of Brunswick, Freeport, Portland and beyond, offer many more opportunities to enjoy a thorough browse.

Town of Harpswell Information

Welcome to the Town of Harpswell`s website! We hope this proves to be a useful resource for the Town`s residents and visitors. Please visit again as the site is updated on a regular basis.