- TripBuzz found 104 things to do with kids in or near Rockland, Maine, including 83 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Camden, Belfast, Rockport and Castine.
- From Captain Jack Lobster Boat Adventure to Coastal Children's Museum, the Rockland area offers 76 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Specialty Museums, Parks and Lighthouses.
- A popular tourist destination is the city of Rockland, Maine. The city, home to the annual Maine Lobster Fest, draws visitors from around the country to sample some of the finest seafood in the world. It is a five day event celebrating the states main export. Other popular points of interest include the local museums, as well as the local shops and cafes.
Bald Mountain, part of the Maine Birding Trail, has two paths to the summit where hikers often see spruce grouse, gray jay, boreal chickadees, and blackpoll warblers. From the summit, hikers can see Rangeley Lake, Cupsuptic Lake, Mooselookmeguntic Lake, Saddleback Mountain, Elephant Mountain, and Mount Washingt…
Bird watchers, cross-country skiers, hikers, hunters, bikers, horseback riders, and snowmobilers can explore Camden Hills State Park including Mount Battie. The park also offers RV camping, a shower house, and Wi-Fi.
A public swimming area, the Lawson Quarry consists of granite formations that were highly sought after in a bygone era. What is left are smooth granite stones that are warmed by the sun and a cool swimming area—it's like a community swimming hole for kids and adults alike.
For nearly a hundred years now, the Monhegan Boat Line has been providing ferry services from the mainland to Monhegan Island. Aside from this daily shuttle services, they also provide lighthouse cruise, nature cruise, sunset cruise and puffin cruise.