- TripBuzz found 109 things to do with kids in or near Blue Hill, Maine, including 109 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Bar Harbor, Belfast, Southwest Harbor and Mount Desert.
- From Stanwood Homestead Museum & Bird Sanctuary to Pinniped Kayak, the Blue Hill area offers 61 different types of family activities, including: Boat Tours, Hiking Trails, Boat Cruise and Specialty Museums.
- Situated near Blue Hill Bay, the city of Blue Hill is known for its diverse culture and small town feel. Acres of lush trees that turn with the seasons are present throughout the cities landscape and nearby hills and mountains beckon visitors to hike to breathtaking views. A popular draw is the annual Marche Bleu, an annual pop up market that features local food and handmade goods.
Breakwater & Marie Reed Park is a park featuring a mile long jetty (built to form a breakwater to protect the Rockland harbor from the sea.) Visitors to the park can walk across the jetty to a historic lighthouse.
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Orono, ME MoreLess Info
A heath heaven is how best to describe the Orono Bog Boardwalk. It is a whole new world that offers a glimpse of the bog habitat and the myriads and varying plant species within.
A Morning in Maine is a 55 feet-long sails ship, which won in 2000 the award Best Sailboat at the Boston Antique and Classic Boat Festival. It offers its visitors trips in the Penobscot Bay and it can also be rented for special events.
It took over 18 years in the late 1800s and 700,000 tons of granite to create the breakwater now known as Rockland Breakwater Light. The original light was placed there in 1902, and visitors can go on volunteer docent led tours.
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Windjammer Wharf, Rockland, ME 04841 MoreLess Info
The Stephen Taber is the oldest sailing vessel in continuous use in the United States. Schooner Stephen Taber Day cruises has four to six day cruises around Maine water on the over 145 year old vessel.
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Windjammer Wharf - Capt Spear Drive, Rockland, ME MoreLess Info
Buffalohead Sailing Charters has two hour to multiday sails available on their 32-foot vintage wooden gaff sloop. The company specializes in small groups of four people and under, and people can bring their own food and alcohol, or have the company cater the sailing.
Thorfin Expeditions has instructors who teach standup paddle boarding, outdoor education, and lead multisport adventures for individuals and as team building exercises. The company also offers new and used paddleboards for sale.
Opened in 2006 and dedicated to the seabirds which can leave in all types of coastal environments, the Project Puffin Visitor Center presents its visitors with useful information about the local wildlife, which includes photos and videos.