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Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (207)-546-2124 Email: mainecoastal@fws.gov Distance: 0.67 miles

Between 1972 and 1980, the refuges in the Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge were established for the protection of migratory birds, principally colonial nesting seabirds. Containing 48 offshore islands and three mainland units, the refuge totals more than 8,100 acres. The Complex spans over 250 miles of Maine coastline and includes five national wildlife refuges - Petit Manan, Cros...

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Acadia National Park

Rank: 32 10 Activites Phone: (207)-288-3338 Email: acadia_information@nps.gov Distance: 20.57 miles

People have been drawn to the rugged coast of Maine throughout history. Awed by its beauty and diversity, early 20th-century visionaries donated the land that became Acadia National Park. The park is home to many plants and animals, and the tallest mountain on the U.S. Atlantic coast. Today visitors come to Acadia to hike granite peaks, bike historic carriage roads, or relax and enjoy the scenery.

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Acadia All American Road National Park

Phone: (207)-288-3338 Email: john_t_kelly@nps.gov Distance: 21.80 miles

From craggy shorelines and granite-capped mountains to crystal lakes and spruce–fir forests, Acadia All American Road is perfect for exploring. Extensive carriage roads and hiking trails give access to Acadia National Park. See fishing and sailboats in Frenchman's Bay or go back in time to see the "cottages" of old Bar Harbor.

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Cross Island National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: 12075462124 Email: fw5rw_pmnwr@fws.gov Distance: 35.87 miles

Cross Island NWR is mananged by the Petit Manan NWR complex. Cross Island NWR is a complex of six islands (Cross, Scotch, Outer Double Head Shot, Inner Double Head Shot, Mink, and Old Man Islands) that encompasses 1,700 acres in the town of Cutler. Cross, Mink, and Scotch islands are covered predominantly by spruce-fir forest and supports a variety of small mammals, white-tailed deer, bald e...

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Moosehorn (Baring Unit) Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 45.53 miles

The Moosehorn (Baring Unit) Wilderness now contains a total of 4,680 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Maine. In 1975 the Moosehorn (Baring Unit) Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities ...

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Moosehorn Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 45.53 miles

The Moosehorn Wilderness now contains a total of 2,712 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Maine. In 1970 the Moosehorn Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...

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Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge Park

9 Activites Phone: (207)-454-7161 Email: fw5rw_mhnwr@fws.gov Distance: 48.03 miles

Moosehorn is one of the northern most national wildlife refuges in the Atlantic Flyway, a migratory route that follows the eastern coast of North America. The refuge provides important feeding and nesting habitat for many bird species, including waterfowl. Wading birds, shorebirds, upland game birds, songbirds, and birds of prey. The refuge consists of two divisions. The Baring Division covers...

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Roosevelt Campobello International Park

6 Activites Phone: (506)-752-2922 Email: info@fdr.net Distance: 50.48 miles

For many years, Franklin D. Roosevelt summered on Campobello Island. As an adult, he shared with his family the same active pursuits he enjoyed on the island as child. Although he visited less frequently after contracting polio, Campobello remained important to FDR. Today Roosevelt Campobello International Park serves as a memorial to FDR and a symbol of cooperation between the U.S. and Canada.

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Saint Croix Island International Historic Site

Rank: 345 2 Activites Email: acadia_information@nps.gov Distance: 54.63 miles

The winter of 1604-1605 on Saint Croix Island was a cruel one for Pierre Dugua's French expedition. Iced in by freezing temperatures and cut off from fresh water and game, 35 of 79 men died. As spring arrived and native people traded game for bread, the health of those remaining improved. Although the expedition moved on by summer, the beginning of French presence in North America had begun.

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Carlton Pond Waterfowl Production Area National Park

Phone: 20782761381 Email: Tom_Comish@fws.gov Distance: 68.12 miles

Carlton Pond Waterfowl Production Area is a 1,055-acre manmade pond and wetland located in the town of Troy in Waldo County. The pond is formed by an earthen dam which backs up Carlton Brook. The area was acquired by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in 1966 to protect the waterfowl and other wildlife associated with this area in Central Maine. The original dam at Carlton Pond was a rock st...

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Sunkhaze Meadows National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: 20782761381 Email: Tom_Comish@fws.gov Distance: 89.21 miles

Sunkhaze Meadows National Wildlife Refuge is located in the Town of Milford, Penobscot County, Maine, approximately fourteen miles north of Bangor. The refuge was established in 1988 to ensure the ecological integrity of the Sunkhaze Meadows peat bog and the continued availability of its wetland, stream, forest and wildlife resources to the citizens of the United States. The purpose of acquisiti...

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Franklin Island National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: 12075462124 Distance: 95.68 miles

Franklin Island NWR is managed by the Petit Manan NWR Complex. Located about six miles from the town of Friendship in Muscongus Bay, this 12-acre island supports nesting gulls, eiders, black-crowned night herons, Leach's storm petrels, and ospreys. The island is partially covered by red spruce with abundant raspberry thickets, grasses, and forbs. Franklin Island was listed on the State Register...

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Old Canada Road Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (207)-624-7483 Distance: 105.20 miles

The Old Canada Road Scenic Byway is a snapshot in time. Tracing the route of generations of travelers between Maine and Quebec, this segment of U.S. Rt. 201 winds right alongside the Kennebec River, Wyman Lake, and the Dead River. Encounter old-time villages and abundant wildlife in mountain ridges, forests, and rivers.

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Pond Island National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: 12072366970 Email: null Distance: 108.53 miles

Pond Island NWR is managed by Petit Manan NWR complex. Pond Island NWR is a 10-acre island located in the mouth of the Kennebec River adjacent to Popham Beach. The U.S. Coast Guard transferred the island to the Fish and Wildlife Service in 1973 and still maintains the historic light house on the island. The treeless character and grass, forb, and shrub cover provides excellent habitat for nes...

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Seal Island National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: 12072366970 Email: null Distance: 109.39 miles

Seal Island NWR is managed by the Petit Manan NWR complex. Seal Island lies 21 miles off the coast of Rockland. This 65 acre island was transferred by the Navy to the Fish and Wildlife Service in 1972 and at one time was used as a bombing range. Today, Seal Island is managed in cooperation with National Audubon Society for colonial nesting seabirds, including, Arctic and common terns, eiders...

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Rangeley Lakes Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (207)-624-7483 Distance: 139.33 miles

Wind through the mountains and lakes of western Maine on the Rangeley Lakes Scenic Byway. Step back in time and treat yourself to spectacular scenery, outstanding recreational opportunities, abundant wildlife, local museums, and quaint New England villages. Slow down, relax, and enjoy nature's abundance at every turn.

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Caribou-Speckled Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 152.76 miles

The Caribou-Speckled Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 12,000 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Maine. In 1990 the Caribou-Speckled Mountain Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for ...

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Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (207)-646-9226 Email: rachelcarson@fws.gov Distance: 156.14 miles

Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1966 in cooperation with the State of Maine to protect valuable salt marshes and estuaries for migratory birds. Scattered along 50 miles of coastline in York and Cumberland counties, the refuge consists of ten divisions between Kittery and Cape Elizabeth. It will contain approximately 7,600 acres when land acquisition is complete. Our ...

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Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve Park

4 Activites Phone: 20764615551 Email: suzanne@wellsnerr.org Distance: 157.00 miles

Wells Reserve protects 2,250 acres of fields, forests, freshwater wetlands, salt marsh and sandy beach on the densely populated southern coast of Maine. The reserve's diverse habitats support a broad variety of plants and animals, including rare species such as least terns, piping plovers, and slender blue flag iris. Reserve facilities are situated at historic Laudholm farm, settled in 1642 and oc...

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Lake Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (603)-482-3415 Email: lakeumbagog@fws.gov Distance: 158.88 miles

Located in Coos County New Hampshire and Oxford County Maine, Lake Umbagog refuge is a northern treasure in the National Wildlife Refuge System. The diversity of exceptional habitats provides excellent breeding and foraging areas for migratory birds, endangered species, resident wildlife, and rare plants. The refuge protects over 20,500 acres of wetland and forested upland habitat along Umbagog...

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Aroostook National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (207)-328-4634 Distance: 164.11 miles

Aroostook NWR is located on part of the former Loring Air Force Base, in Limestone, Maine. It was established in 1998, when 4,700 acres were transferred from the U.S. Air Force to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The refuge also administers some 2,400 acres of wetland conservation easements throughout Aroostook County. In a portion of Maine where the landscape is dominated by agricultural crops...

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White Mountain Trail National Park

Phone: 18003463687 Distance: 164.52 miles

The White Mountain Trail offers New England's most rugged mountain scenery as it travels easily through three historic "notches" or mountain passes. Views abound of villages and unspoiled National Forest. Stops include views of Mount Washington and the grand Mount Washington Hotel, mountain cascades, wildlife, and the Appalachian Trail.

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Great Gulf Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 168.95 miles

The Great Gulf Wilderness now contains a total of 5,552 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of New Hampshire. In 1964 the Great Gulf Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ...

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Presidential Range-Dry River Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 172.21 miles

The Presidential Range-Dry River Wilderness now contains a total of 27,380 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of New Hampshire. In 1975 the Presidential Range-Dry River Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary oppo...

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Great Bay National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (603)-431-7511 Email: jimmie_reynolds@fws.gov Distance: 178.83 miles

Great Bay National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) was established in 1992 and is located along the eastern shore of New Hampshire's Great Bay in the town of Newington. A variety of rich wildlife habitats from uplands to open waters can be found throughout the refuge. With its open coastal water and abundant prey, the refuge plays a significant role as migration and wintering habitat for the federally prote...

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