- TripBuzz found 41 things to do with kids in or near Bethel, Maine, including 29 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Gorham, Bridgton, Jackson and Newry.
- From Bethel Outdoor Adventure to Sunday River Ski Resort, the Bethel area offers 62 different types of family activities, including: Hiking Trails, Walking Trails, Laser Tag and Camping Site.
- Located 70 miles northwest of Portland, Maine, Bethel is a small town with plenty to do. Visitors love the friendly locals, the occasional moose sighting, and all you can eat fresh lobster. Bethel appreciates the simple and natural pleasures in life, which is why the town is so dark at night; with only two blinking traffic lights, guests can actually see the stars!
Sunday River Ski Resort is one of the premier ski resorts in Maine featuring more than a hundred ski trails traversing a terrain of interconnected peaks which can be enjoyed both by novice as well as expert skiers.
Grafton Notch State Park is a popular hiking destination offering challenging trails along the Mahoosuc mountain range as well as relatively easy hikes which lead to many waterfalls, including the famous Screw Augur Falls, and numerous gorges.
Spanning around three acres, Bethel Hill Common is an oval-shaped green area bordered by historically significant buildings. The area is now a common with New England character, with street lamps, a variety of shrubs and perennials, and a watering trough.