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Marginal Way

Ogunquit, ME
+1 207-641-2200
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A beautiful path at the edge of the ocean

What a vision the people of Ogunquit had almost 100 years ago -- to create a path on the bluffs... read more

Reviewed yesterday
katonah, new york
Great Views!

I did the whole walk one morning before it got too hot. I am not a walker but it was easy going... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Pickering, Canada
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A scenic 1.5 mile oceanside cliffwalk.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great walk” (231 reviews)
“paved path” (113 reviews)
“perkins cove” (912 reviews)
Ogunquit, ME
+1 207-641-2200
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Reviewed yesterday

What a vision the people of Ogunquit had almost 100 years ago -- to create a path on the bluffs along the Atlantic Ocean from Ogunquit to Perkins Cove. Brilliant and Beautiful. A gift to future generations.

Thank bobbestultz
Reviewed yesterday

I did the whole walk one morning before it got too hot. I am not a walker but it was easy going. If you get fed up or tired you can get off in many places and go into town and shop instead. The views...More

Thank Tempoman
Reviewed yesterday

Marginal Way is approximately 1 ¼ miles (just over 2 km) long from the entrance on Shore Road between the Spar Hawk and the Anchorage to Perkins Cove, with 39 benches for unobstructed viewing.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

God's beauty is so breathtaking. It's such a peaceful and beautiful walk. Enjoy the moments. It's worth every bit of it.

Thank shubie710
Reviewed yesterday

This was the best part of our trip to Maine coast last October. We have walked this many times. We have never tired of the scenery. There are so many places to sit and just relax and enjoy the views.

Thank Kathy and Bob L
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Marginal Way is an easy walk. If you start at the Anchorage and go all the way to Perkins Cove & back - it would take about an hour round trip. One can have lunch at restaurants in Perkins Cove & even take a...More

Thank 226dee
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great walk along the water. It is about 2 miles round trip. Very scenic. I would recommend it

Thank Laurie396
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We walked this twice and it is so beautiful. The ocean, the flowers, so peaceful. Can't wait to visit again

Thank epkkau
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of the better uses of oceanfront space on the east coast, combines great views along the ocean on a constantly winding path, along with substantial residences and restaurants in quaint Ogunquit, ME

Thank Randy S
Reviewed 4 days ago

This breathtaking coastal walk is not to be missed on any Ogunquit visit if you are agile enough to walk the well paved and manicured path that winds along the ocean to end in picturesque Perkins Cove. The crashing waves do wonders for the soul...More

Thank nbarbour499
Nearby Restaurants
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Nearby Attractions
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.91 km away
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.94 km away
Perkins Cove
1,763 reviews
.68 km away
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are dogs allowed at all for part of year?
17 April 2017|
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Response from bluecats88 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I see you got your answer.! Enjoy it is just beautful.
Is there parking
16 April 2017|
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Response from marie s | Reviewed this property |
Limited parking and VERY expensive down in Perkins Cove. I would suggest walking down to the cove and then taking the Marginal Way back to the town of Ogunquoit. The way is scenic with benches every so often to rest on... More
Mark G
Is it open all year round?
13 February 2017|
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Response from Brandon B | Reviewed this property |
I believe so..!