Thursday, 21 February 2019

Area Attractions

The area surrounding the New Meadows River Cottages has more recreation, shopping, and cultural opportunities than we can list, but here are some of our favorites:

  • Dzogchen Meditation Center  - Daily group meditation sessions open to the public and free of charge. Classes twice weekly. Check the website for schedule and more information.
  • New Meadows Marina  - Our neighbors across the river. Rent a boat for the day or week, or tie up if you're traveling to us by sea.
  • Seaspray Kayaking  - Kayak rentals, instruction and guided tours within short walking distance. A perfect way to enjoy the New Meadows River.
  • Mid Coast Maine  - A complete resource site for the area.
  • LL Bean  - Maine's #1 shopping destination is only 20 minutes away.
  • Maine Maritime Museum  - The Maine Maritime Museum is a world-class facility with a working shipbuilding operation and fascinating exhibits about Maine's maritime heritage.
  • Reid State Park  - Reid State Park, one of Maine's most beautiful sand beaches.
  • Popham Beach State Park  - Popham Beach State Park, the other one.
  • Bath Iron Works  - Builder of the Navy's Aegis destroyer and the area's largest employer.
  • Maine State Music Theater  - Maine State Music Theater is Brunswick's professional summer production company featuring Broadway musicals only 10 minutes from our door.
  • Bowdoin College  - The Bowdoin College campus is only 5 minutes away and features two world-renowned museums, the Bowdoin College Museum of Art and the Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum.