Things to Do

Here are some more things to do in and around the Boothbay Harbor and Mid Coast area.

Area Tours Our Favorite Things to Do

Boating Tours and Cruises
Mainetain Charters
Boating and Fishing Excursions from the Ocean Point Inn Pier. Mainetain Charters provides guests a boating adventure they will remember by creating a fun, enthusiastic, friendly atmosphere for every trip. From families to the serious angler, all are welcome. Captain Ben holds a current USCG license, is a Tidewater Maine Guide, and fully insured. 2 - 6 Hour Custom Cruises aboard your private 22’’ Eastern - F/V EverJack. From $45 per person. Departs daily from the Ocean Point community dock directly across the street from Ocean Point Inn and Resort. Call Captain Ben at 603-566-6743 or email  View more information and details

Balmy Days Cruises
42 Commercial St.
Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538

Black Jack Sport Fishing & Charters
14 Williams St.
Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
207-633-6445 cell: 207-380-5445

Cabbage Island Clambakes
Pier 6  - East Boothbay, ME 04544

Cap 'n Fish's Scenic Boat Trips / R.N. Fish & Son
Pier 1 - Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
207-633-3244, 207-633-2626, 800-636-3244

Charger Charters
At Tugboat Inn - Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
207-882-9309, Cell: 207-380-4556

East Wind Schooner
Pier 6 - Boothbay Harbor

Goddess of the Sea Cruises
Captain Frank P. Grande, Departs from Carousel Marina
125 Atlantic Ave, Boothbay Harbor ME

Sweet Action Charter Fishing
At Kaler's Crab & Lobster
Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
Cell: 207-318-4898

Schooner Lazy Jack Cruises
Pier 1 - Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
207-633-3444, 207-236-9761

Hardy Boat Cruises - Puffin Cruises, Lighthouse Cruises, Seal Watches, Harbor Tours
Shaw's Wharf
New Harbor, ME 04554
207-677-2026, 800-278-3346

Points East Sailing Bareboat Charter
Barter's Island
Trevett, ME 04571

Maine Kayaking
New Harbor, Maine
Toll Free 1-866-624-6352, 207-948-5194

East Boothbay Kayak Company
Rte. 96 - East Boothbay, ME 04544

Salty Kayaks, Inc.
21 Homestead Rd
Southport, ME 04576

Tidal Transit Kayak Company (and bicycle rentals)
18 Granary Way
Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538

Boothbay Railway Village
586 Wiscasset Rd. (Rte. 27)
Boothbay, ME 04537

Burnt Island Living Lighthouse
Pier 8 - Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538

Farnsworth Art Museum and Wyeth Collection
Rockland, ME

Maine Maritime Museum
243 Washington St.
Bath, ME 04530

Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railway Museum
97 Cross Rd. Alna, ME 04535

Arts and Entertainment
Carousel Music Theatre & Supper Club
196 Townsend Ave.
Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538

The Opera House at Boothbay Harbor
86 Townsend Avenue
Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538

Boothbay Harbor Country Club
33 Country Club Rd.
Boothbay, ME 04537

Family Entertainment
Monkey C Monkey Do
Take the family to this adventure course in Wiscasset Maine. Maine's first and only high-flying family adventure park and zip lines.

Hiking, touring, exploring the trails of numerous area land preserves including:

Barrett Park - On Linekin Bay, swimming, playground, picnic tables. Lobster Cove Road, Boothbay Harbor, Maine

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens - Experience the natural beauty and wonder of this 128 acre preserve situated on 3600' of shore frontage. Gardens and trails continuously being developed. The gardens are a living museum comprised of collections of plants managed for conservation, research and education. Trail maps on the premises on Barter's Island Road in Boothbay. Contact number: 633-4333.

Damariscove Island - Site of one of the earliest American colonies (1605). Open to the public for hiking and bird watching (particularly nesting gulls and eider ducks). Over 200 rolling, treeless acres with a long gravel beach and narrow deep harbor. Now owned by Nature Conservancy. Call Chamber for info. on transportation. 207-633-2353

Dodge Point Preserve - On the Damariscotta River. 500 acres of forest, deep-water access, three beaches, hiking trails. Located on River Road, Newcastle.

Fisherman's Memorial Park - Dory monument erected overlooking the harbor as a tribute to all the local fisherman lost at sea. Atlantic Avenue, Boothbay Harbor (across from Catholic Church).

Grimes Cove Beach - Local swimming area, located end of Ocean Point overlooking off-shore islands. You can walk here from Ocean Point Inn

Harold B. Clifford Community Playground - Modern and fun for all ages. Picnic tables and ball fields also available. Back River Road, Boothbay.

Knickercane Island Park - Boat ramp, picnic area and swimming. Barter's Island Road, Boothbay.

Linekin Preserve - 94.6 acre parcel stretching from Route 96 to the Damariscotta River. 651 feet of river frontage and miles of hiking trails. off Route 96.

Area Tours Our Favorite Things to Do

Ocean Point Inn