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Beautiful beach

I spent a week staying close to this beach with some friends and it was the most wonderful time... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Belfast, Maine
nice beach

its a lovelly place, small town, quiet, very peaceful, excelent to walk arond, sit and watch the... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Sergio P
San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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“beautiful beach”(11 reviews)
“picnic area”(5 reviews)
Located between Old Orchard Beach and Saco, this 117-acre park offers white sand beaches with swimming, picnicking, trail hiking and guided nature programs.
95 Bayview Rd, Saco, ME 04072-1701
+1 207-283-0067
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All reviews beautiful beach old orchard beach picnic area nature center great walking trails during high tide hermit crabs entrance fee clams camp ellis few hours woods waves maine park hike oob
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

I spent a week staying close to this beach with some friends and it was the most wonderful time ever.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank shmilymdb
Reviewed 22 October 2018

its a lovelly place, small town, quiet, very peaceful, excelent to walk arond, sit and watch the sea

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sergio P
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Nice opportunity to visit a beach. Not a very nice day during our visit. But still enjoyed the beach. Waves were crashing during high tide. Found a few nice clam shells. Worth a quick stop.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gibbo906
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon this beach on our trip to Maine and we were immediately impressed with the extremely friendly staff that greeted us at the parking entrance. We entered a quiet, clean, beautiful beach. The scenery was amazing, there were nice areas to walk, a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank dbenzgi
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My favorite place to hike and bike . Its beautiful in the spring and summer but like most of new England it just is the best in the fall

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank coffee11
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We had been searching for a new beach and came across Ferry State Park. It’s perfect. The beach is clean and the park rangers are so nice and friendly.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank K-bunk123
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

A little expensive for nonresidents, but this is an amazing little beach especially if you have children! We went during the week and there were very few people there. There are also nice paths for walking and a nature center with Books, stuffed animals, coloring...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank SammyKateSC
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

This is our first time actually spending time over night here. We've come up a few times to spend a few hours. This is my new place to visit. We would definitely come back and stay up in the area again.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank triciab251
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We went for several walks along the beach. The sun was shining. Little recently hatched birds amused us. Once in the late morning and again as the sun lowered for the day. We had to pay to park. As a visitor to the state we...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RideAMotorcycle
Reviewed 3 June 2018

I decided to stop at this beach with my kids on our way up further north in Maine. It's a great spot - I love how you can walk through the woods and straight out onto the beach. On the Friday of Memorial Day weekend...More

Date of experience: May 2018
5  Thank Deb W
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Response from RideAMotorcycle | Reviewed this property |
If you are “walking in”, no. Bring a car and you will. Late in the afternoon is a good time for this.