Local Beaches in Maine

Lowell’s Cove

Lowell’s Cove Rd, Orr’s Island, ME 04066


Sandy, pebbled beach, great for beachcombing, swimming, and launching a kayak.

Cedar Beach

Cedar Beach Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003


Treasured sandy beach on Bailey Island. Parking is limited and beach is 5-10min from parking area.

Mackerel Cove

Abner Point Road, Bailey Island, ME 04003


Watch the fisherman come in with their daily catch while soaking up the sunshine from this sandy, pebbled coastline, great for beachcombing, swimming, and launching a kayak.

Stover's Point Beach

Stover's Point Road, Harpswell, ME 04079


The public is welcome to enjoy the peaceful beauty of Stover’s Point Preserve. It’s a great place for swimming, relaxing on the gravel beach and enjoying the view of the iconic Cribstone Bridge. Bring water shoes to protect your feet from numerous barnacles. Please check our visitor guidelines below for hours and dog leash rules. Parking is limited. Speed limit 5 mph.

Popham Beach

RT 209, Phippsburg, ME 04562


Bordering the south side of the mouth of the Kennebec River, Popham Beach State Park is truly one of Maine's rare geologic landforms. Sunbathers relaxing on Popham's sands can see Fox and Wood islands offshore, and the Kennebec and Morse rivers border each end of the beach.

Reid State Park

375 Seguinland Rd, Georgetown, ME 04548


From the top of Griffith Head, a rocky headland overlooking the park, visitors can view sweeping seascapes and spot the lighthouses on Seguin Island, The Cuckolds, and Hendricks Head. Visitors can also see several islands, including: Damariscove, a thriving fishing community in Colonial times; Outer Head, protected as a tern sanctuary; and Southport, where noted naturalist Rachel Carson wrote Silent Spring.

Old Orchard Beach

2 Old Orchard St, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064


Enjoy seven miles of sandy beach at Old Orchard. When the tide is out and the sun is shining, the sand goes on forever. People nestle in for a nap, play football, toss a frisbee, venture into the surf. There seems to be room for everyone.