This Morning I got up to a beautiful view of the Penobscot Bay from my campsite. It was so calm I had to go kayaking before breakfast. As soon as I left the beach, only out about 500′ out were 3 to 4 porpoises going in and out of the water. I continued toward Sears Island and watched 2 Tug Boats heading toward Mack Point. All around me were seals poking there… Read More
A call came in the other night…the voice on the line was hesitant and started the conversation with “you’re going to think I’m a nut, but…” Now who can’t smile at that? She had a special request: The happy couple (Lisa and Geoffrey) are honeymooning at your camping resort premium site by the ocean and we would like to do something special for them to make them laugh. The bride wants to win a… Read More
Jessie’s been coming here with her parents Shirley & Ray, every year since she was six…Personally I’m proudest about the fact that we have turner her into a budding fiber ‘holic…almost all of her money is spent on wool and her drop spinning…unless she’s craving pixie stix. We send her home yesterday with hugs and long goodbyes but when I pulled up her photos, I knew they were worth sharing…here’s the Maine… Read More
Ken came back this summer and found his way to the Searsport Museum…Here’s his letter to you… It almost seems like New England created the idea of the maritime museum. The Penobscot Marine Museum in Searsport is among the best with its diverse collection of exhibits, educational offerings and hands-on activities for both adults and children. The museum is a campus of thirteen historic buildings all in their original location on Church… Read More
Thanks Brian for these great photos!
Oh the fun we’ll have! Friday night we’ll celebrate the weekend here at the Shores with complimentary hot fudge sundaes and a DJ dance for all ages. If you’re a rowboat enthusiast, head down to the Hamilton Wharf in Searsport before 8 AM and sign up for the row boat races. Here at the campground we’ll decorate the float Saturday morning and everyone’s bicycles in Red White at Blue. At 10:15 we’ll… Read More
I’ve always said that the guests who stay with us are the reason I’m so happy to live here on the Coast of Maine. When you’re surround by people who are with you because they made the choice…you can’t help but feel their passions…do you know what I mean? Fran and her husband Dennis drove from Montana to spend a few days here on the coast. Among their many interests, they are… Read More