- The list below includes 14 free or cheap things to do in or near Lubec, Maine, including 9 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Gallery, Specialty Shops, Hiking Trails and National & State Parks.
- From Quoddy Head State Park to Bog Brook Cove Preserve, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Lubec and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Campobello Island and Machias.
Bog Brook Cove Preserve is a 1770 acre preserve populated by bold headlands, gravel and cobble beaches, bluejoint meadows, peatlands, and a natural pond. The reserve is home to a variety of wildlife and houses an 80 acre blueberry preserve.
The Roosevelt Campobello International Park used to be Franklin D. Roosevelt's summer home. The focal point of the park is FDR's 34-room residence. This park is a symbol of the close ties that Canada and the USA has and is owned and managed by both countries.
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South Lubec Road, off Route 189, Lubec, ME 04652 MoreLess Info
Priding itself with being the only candy-striped lighthouse in the country, the West Quoddy Head Light was built in 1857 on the site of an 1808 wooden lighthouse. On the premises is found a visitors' center. Annually, a festival celebrating the lighthouse is held.
As a functioning studio for artists, Artists Retreat Studios & Gallery provides several suites for visitors to rent. There is also a small gallery featuring the work of Michael Chelsey Johnson, who is known for his landscape paintings.
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459 Highway 774, Campobello Island, New Brunswick MoreLess Info
The Roosevelt Campobello International Park features a variety of gardens and the Roosevelt Cottage, where United States President Franklin Delano Roosevelt spent his summers. The location also offers walking trails, beaches, and picnic sites.
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136 Herring Cove Road, Campobello Island, New Brunswick MoreLess Info
At Herring Cove Provincial Park, guests can walk along six different trails and enjoy the location's playgrounds and 9 hole golf course. This location also features 88 campsites, including 40 with electric hookups.