Fort Foster Park
Located on Gerrish Island in Kittery Point, Fort Foster offers three small but sandy beaches, an extensive trail system, restroom facilities in season, picnic areas, and old military fortifications to explore. The park features an excellent view of the entrance to Portsmouth Harbor, including Whaleback Light, Portsmouth Harbor Light and Fort Constitution.
Kittery Shopping Outlets
Over the years Kittery has become synonymous with shopping. With over 120 outlets stores, the Kittery Premium Outlets have proved to be the shopping capital of Southern Maine.
Ledges Golf Club
The Ledges Golf Club in York, Maine, offers you the finest public golf experience on the seacoast. In fact, north of Boston, this is definitely the first course you’ll want to play. Rugged New England terrain frames an attention-grabbing par-72 layout where you may be distracted at times by the spectacular vistas and lush pine trees, the velvety green course conditions and the wildlife that you’ll see everywhere.
Seacoast Repertory Theatre
Seacoast Repertory Theatre, a professional non-profit theater, is committed to contributing to the cultural richness of the Seacoast region through the shared experience of live theatre and the collaboration with community arts organizations.Photo from their website.
Strawbery Banke Museum
From their website: Strawbery Banke Museum, in the heart of historic downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire, is an authentic 10-acre outdoor history museum dedicated to bringing 300+ years of American history in the same waterfront neighborhood to life.
Take Flight Aerial Adventure Park
Take Flight is Maine’s largest Aerial Adventure Course and the first Seacoast Adventure Zip Line Tour in Maine! The adventure challenge course has over 60 activities and elements as well as two different Adventure Zip Tours that will take you on a high flying adventure through the trees! Image from their Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/TakeFlightAdventures
The Dance Hall
Located midway between Boston and Portland in the historic landmark Grange Hall in Kittery, Maine, The Dance Hall is dedicated to enriching the community by promoting, advancing and sponsoring artistic endeavors, creative work and education in dance, music and performing arts.
Vaughan Woods State Park
The Vaughan Woods Memorial State Park is 250 acres of gentle woodland trails running along the banks of the Salmon River. Home to a variety of wildlife including squirrels, foxes, deer and porcupines it can still surprise with less commonly viewed creatures including coyotes, fisher cats, owls and the wonderfully noisy pileated woodpecker. On occasion, there have been witnesses to moose, bobcats and even otters.
Water Country is New England’s largest water park with more than a dozen high-excitement slides and rides. Water Country is located just over the border in Portsmouth, NH.
York’s Wild Kingdom Zoo
York’s Wild Kingdom is a family-oriented zoo and amusement park centrally located in York Beach, Maine. Surrounded by beautiful forest and natural wetlands, the zoo is situated on 25 acres that have been set aside for the preservation of ecology.