Day Trips

The Yorks

45 miles south; full day

Lovely cliff walks, a glut of historic sites and little paths through the woods set off this pretty southern Maine community.


25 miles northeast; full day

This college town includes a museum of the Arctic, an amazing art museum and plenty of good restaurants.


38 miles south; full day

This coastal town has a wonderful seaside path, as well as art galleries, museums, proximity to nature preserves and some fine dining.


20 miles southwest; half day

This former mill town is reinventing itself via arts organizations and small businesses aimed at attracting and employing creative professionals and craftspeople.


75 miles northeast; two days

A quintessential midcoast Maine town, with excellent seafood and access to an array of stunning coastal scenery.