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Quoddy Head State Park

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Address: Lubec, ME
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Spanning more than 481 acres, this scenic park offers hikers breathtaking...

Spanning more than 481 acres, this scenic park offers hikers breathtaking trails that follow along rock cliffs rising 80 feet above the ocean.

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not your flat hiking plenty of nice lookout points with access stairs to the beach. A good day out to hike from 1 to 5 miles if you so choose.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 October 2016
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Conklin, New York
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Conklin, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

not your flat hiking plenty of nice lookout points with access stairs to the beach. A good day out to hike from 1 to 5 miles if you so choose.

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Burnsville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We so enjoyed the drive and views from the park. The views, ocean breeze and smell were wonderful and soothed my soul and you must see the sunrise there or at the Lighthouse.

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Bar Harbor, Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The lighthouse is small but impressive. The better sights at this state park are the beaches, though. Beach stones worn smooth by the waves and the rocks grinding each other down. Go at low tide to climb around the ledges exposed by the receding tide. After exploring the beach, hike any of the trails through the costal woods or on... More 

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Pensacola Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Heaven! Cool, crisp air. I think I had the hiking trail all to myself. Beautiful granite cliffs! Breath-taking views!

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Peekskill, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We enjoyed seeing the lighthouse and reading about the lighthouse building in the visitor center. There is a small gift shop in the visitor center. The are great views from the area just outside of the lighthouse and the eastern most point marker is locate here. We hiked a few of the trails and went down to the beach. Views... More 

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a must see Park if you are in the Lubec, Maine area. The Park is at the end of South Lubec Road. When driving toward Lubec on Highway 189, look for South Lubec Road on your right. Simply follow this road a few miles to the end. The Lighthouse by the shore is very picturesque. As you approach... More 

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california
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Pretty lighthouse with great opportunities to hike, picnic, and whale watch along the Maine coast. On a clear day, a perfect spot to look out at Campobello Island, watch the tides rise or fall, and watch the leaves change color in the fall.

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Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

The most beautiful Maine coast line I have ever seen!! Well worth the trip! Best spot to watch the sunrise!!

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Nanaimo, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Great picnic spot right by West Quoddy Lighthouse that may allow overnight, though I am not sure on that. Great view of ocean from the tables and hiking trails nearby it appeared.

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Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Enjoy walking along the coast of Maine. You will hear the lobster boats checking the traps or even right whales blowing in the distance. Nature at its best. This park offers trails, picnics tables and even a famous lighthouse.

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