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Pine Point Beach
#1 of 7 Nature & Parks in Scarborough
If you are a walker,you can walk for several miles heading to Old Orchard Beach and Ocean Park.
Park on one of the spots on Jones creek ave for free or the town lot for $10.
Higgins Beach
#2 of 7 Nature & Parks in Scarborough
You have easy parking - free for 1 hour at the beach or park at the lot for the day for reasonable rates.
So make sure you know when high tide is, otherwise go to Crescent beach state park in Cape Elizabeth- a 5 minute drive away.
Scarborough Marsh Audubon Center
#3 of 7 Nature & Parks in Scarborough
This small nature center offers many different experiences - canoe/kayak rentals, naturalist led walks & talks, hands on learning activities, walking trails, nature store and more.
For over 20+ years we have driven by the Scarborough marsh always commenting on the beauty of the marsh, diverse birds that inhabit it and the spectacular channels mother nature has created.
Scarborough Beach State Park
#4 of 7 Nature & Parks in Scarborough
Casco Bay Portland 10.0 km away
#1 of 21 Nature & Parks in Portland
You can walk the shore, enjoy, the docks, take a schooner cruise, hope the islands on a ferry or simply enjoy a picnic at the public park.
We drove to a few of the parks along the bay to see some of the lighthouses and then the following day took a boat ride tour.
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Fort Williams Park Cape Elizabeth 10.1 km away
#1 of 3 Nature & Parks in Cape Elizabeth
Portland Head Light is located at Fort Williams Park with its beautiful landscaping, abundant sidewalks, sloping hills, and the spectacular shoreline -- the perfect surround for the magnificent lighthouse.
Fort Williams Park offers the best of Maine: beautiful views, rocky coastline, beautiful gardens, outstanding lobster rolls, a lighthouse, and history.
Casco Bay Islands Portland 10.0 km away
#2 of 21 Nature & Parks in Portland
And far to the south, faintly, we saw Cape Elizabeth Light (67-foot tower, built 1874) near Two Lights State Park in Cape Elizabeth.
Lighthouse’s, Islands and nature.
Ferry Beach
#5 of 7 Nature & Parks in Scarborough
It cost something to park there in the summer but is free on the off season.
Memorial Park
#6 of 7 Nature & Parks in Scarborough
Memorial Park is a beautiful location to take the family or go with friends, enjoy a picnic dinner, while rocking out to some great music in a stunning location!
Rather you visit MP to take a walk, picnic with the family, play games, read a book, or attend one of the Thursday night concerts in July and August you will love the park.
Fuller Farm Trails
#7 of 7 Nature & Parks in Scarborough
DiMillo's Old Port Marina Portland 9.7 km away
#4 of 21 Nature & Parks in Portland
I was happy to see a large parking lot but I had to pay to park.
I didn't park here, so I don't know for a fact, but it appeared they were looking at the time on your restaruant receipt and charging you for parking for hours after than time.
Bug Light Park South Portland 10.6 km away
#1 of 5 Nature & Parks in South Portland
We visited the park at the end of a busy day, and the walk along the shoreline is so very peaceful with a beautiful bonus of this adorable lighthouse.
A gentle paved walk around the park is worth while with many excellent views of Portland Harbor and a different perspective of the City of Portland.
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Old Orchard Beach Old Orchard Beach 9.3 km away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Old Orchard Beach
You can walk from one end to the next, through the canal and into Ocean Park area.. Great for kids, looking for crabs, sea glass and shells.. Also great for playing water sports, riding the waves and tossing a bal...
A few days getaway with my granddaughters (ages 2, 8, 13, 15)..enjoyable, great beach, plenty of lodging choices w kitchenettes, and of course the Pier with an amusement Park... Girls love it... Can get pricey tho...
Eastern Promenade Portland 11.4 km away
#3 of 21 Nature & Parks in Portland
Up on the East End, wonderful wide open park that you walk next to, your choice to drop down towards the water and beach, or just walk and take in a huge bay that looks like the ocean; boats, ferries, kayakers, an...
Highly recommended for a casual stroll, jogging, cycling, nature watching etc...
Back Cove Trail Portland 10.7 km away
#5 of 21 Nature & Parks in Portland
we would park at one end and walk the scenic route to the other parking lot and turn around and return to our car.
Two Lights State Park Cape Elizabeth 11.2 km away
#2 of 3 Nature & Parks in Cape Elizabeth
This small gem of a state park on the ocean is the perfect spot for a family picnic or a day at its small, protected beach.
There are several paths that wind up, down, and through the shoreline hills, and ample scenic picnic areas, with tables and grills scattered throughout the park.
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Crescent Beach State Park Cape Elizabeth 10.0 km away
#3 of 3 Nature & Parks in Cape Elizabeth
What a beautiful white sandy beach Crescent Beach is and the surrounding park is worth visiting.
Every time my husband and I visit my inlaws in Portland, Maine we go to Crescent Beach State Park.
Eastern Prom Trail Portland 11.4 km away
#6 of 21 Nature & Parks in Portland
The path runs from Casco Bay Ferry (across the street from the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown) to a small waterside park where there a kayak can be rented.
And the trail runs through the entire park - and right on into town!
Deering Oaks Park Portland 9.4 km away
#7 of 21 Nature & Parks in Portland
Beside the concerts in the park in the Summer, and the amazing farmers market on Saturdays in the Summer, this park is so nice to walk around the pond, or to have a picnic.
We are from out of town and really enjoyed walking the park, buying a huge box of Maine Blueberries, and the other Artisians....
Willard Beach South Portland 10.4 km away
#2 of 5 Nature & Parks in South Portland
Mackworth Island Falmouth 13.5 km away
#1 of 8 Nature & Parks in Falmouth
Beautiful serene nature trail around the perimeter of this lovely island Walk entails lush woody feel on one side& water front on other side Just around 1.5miles walk ideal for all ages & pets Gorgeous view of Cas...
Located in Baxter State Park, the Mackworth Island trail is well maintained and basically flat and easy for all ages and skill levels.
Western Promenade Park Portland 8.0 km away
#13 of 21 Nature & Parks in Portland
Toward the other end is Fort Allen Park, originally the site of a Revolutionary War fort which now includes a band stand and remnant of the USS Portland (the only US naval vessel to participate in all four Pacific...
The park was first established, in 1836, on Western Promenade, which is a two-lane public street in a historic district full of well-kept mansions and other elegant homes.
Fore River Sanctuary Portland 8.8 km away
#11 of 21 Nature & Parks in Portland
If you love being outdoors, hikes, sounds of nature, and wildlife then you should go here.
East End Beach Portland 11.1 km away
#8 of 21 Nature & Parks in Portland
Gorgeous park with a beautiful view of the water!
Westbrook River Walk Westbrook 9.6 km away
#1 of 3 Nature & Parks in Westbrook
You will pass Riverbank Park where the kids can stop and play on the playgrounds, or pack a lunch and rest on one of the new picnic tables by the river.
Ferry Beach State Park Saco 13.2 km away
#1 of 4 Nature & Parks in Saco
There are also nice paths for walking and a nature center with Books, stuffed animals, coloring and interactive toys for a little kids!
The nature trails were beautiful and nice activity.
Peaks Island Maine 13.8 km away
#101 of 483 Nature & Parks in Maine
Riverbank Park Westbrook 9.6 km away
#2 of 3 Nature & Parks in Westbrook
Greenbelt Walkway South Portland 10.5 km away
#3 of 5 Nature & Parks in South Portland
Post Office Park Portland 9.7 km away
#16 of 21 Nature & Parks in Portland