Monhegan Island Light, Monhegan Island. First built during the administration of President James Monroe. The keeperâ€™s house is now a museum documenting the history of the island.
Rockland Breakwater Light, Rockland. Located at the end of a mile-long, granite block breakwater, this is a favorite spot to fish for mackerel , or to just stroll and enjoy the views of Penobscot Bay and the Camden Hills. If the tide is high and the waves are choppy, you may get wet feet.
Owls Head Light, Owls Head. On the Rockland Harbor. It sits on a rocky cliff 100 feet above sea, a picturesque favorite. The grounds, made up of rocky beaches and fir woods, are ideal for picnicking and scanning West Penobscot Bay, the Muscle Ridge Channel and many islands.
Bass Harbor Head Light, Mount Desert Island. In 1858, during the presidency of James Buchanan, this light was established to mark the entrance to Blue Hill Bay on MDIâ€™s west side and to guide vessels in and out of Bass Harbor. Each year, 1000â€™s of visitors to Acadia National Park photograph this lighthouse in its rocky, picturesque setting.
Pemaquid Point Light, Pemiquid Point. A great day trip through pituresque towns 90 minutes South of Searsport Shores.
Whale Watching Whale Watcher, MDI 2x daily trips lasting 31/2 hours. Lunch available. 1.800.508.1499 Friendship IV, MDI. Sails daily from Bar Harbor. 288.2386 Acadian Whale Watcher, MDI. 2x daily trips. 288.9794
Puffin Watching Cranberry Cove Boating Company, Cranberry Isles. 244.5882 Northeast Cruises, Seal Harbor. 276.5803 Offshore Passenger and Freight Co., Rockland. 366.3700
Fort Knox, Prospect. A fortification that was built just prior to the Civil War and named for General Henry Knox. It makes a great outing for families, both to roam through the dark tunnels of the fort and see the cannons that were never fired in battle. Picnic at the outdoor tables overlooking Penboscot River. 469.7719
Holbrook Island Sanctuary, Brooksville . 1,345 acres. On the shore of Penobscot Bay, plus a 115 acre island just off shore. (cruise from Belfast on The Balmy Days). Nature trails and picnicking. 326.4012.
The Owls Head Transportation Museum Rt. 73, Owls Head, 2 miles south of Rockland. One of the worldâ€™s finest collections of pioneer and landmark automobiles, aircraft, engines, motorcycles, bicycles and carriages. 594.4418
Searsport Pines Golf Course. Searsport, ME
Bucksport Golf Club Duckcove Rd., Bucksport 469.7612
Northport Golf Club Northport 338.2270
Waldo County General Hospital 118 Northport Ave, Belfast 338-2500