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Located in Calais, ME
12 miles from Alexander
"Since 1927 golfers from the United States and Canada have enjoyed our picturesque nine hole course situated on the banks of the St. Croix River in Calais, Maine. The well-maintained greens and wide fairways offer both the experienced golfer and the beginner an enjoyable day of golf."
(This excerpt taken from The St. Croix Country Club website)
Located in Machias, ME
25 miles from Alexander
"One of 21 homes in the United States designated as most significant to the American Revolution."
(This excerpt taken from Burnham Tavern Museum website)
Located in Eastport, ME
27 miles from Alexander
"The Tides Institute and Museum of Art builds and exhibits cultural collections, creates new cultural works, and strengthens cultural ties within the greater Passamaquoddy region, between New England and the Atlantic Provinces, and to the wider world."
(This excerpt taken from Tides Institute & Museum of Art website)
Located in Lubec, ME
31 miles from Alexander
"Located on the most eastern point of the continental United States, West Quoddy Head Lighthouse is a stunning spot to see the first rays of sun in the country. Located in Quoddy Head State Park, the original tower was built in 1808 under orders from President Thomas Jefferson. The lighthouse tower that stands today was built in 1858."
(This excerpt taken from West Quoddy Head Lighthouse website)
Located in Machiasport, ME
32 miles from Alexander
"The northeastern region of Maine is home to some of the state’s most charming communities and unique maritime history. Mount Desert Island was home to the Wabanaki, “The People of the Dawnland,” and has been a favorite vacation spot for many Mainers and visitors alike for centuries. While the dramatic granite shoreline is perhaps the focal point of the Bold Coast, there are also delightful beaches. Jasper Beach in Machiasport is entirely made of smooth stones and pebbles. Shoes are recommended for this remote and stunning beach."
(This excerpt taken from Jasper Beach website)
Located in Sullivan, ME
54 miles from Alexander
"Frenchman Bay Conservancy is a nationally accredited nonprofit land conservation organization. Now in our 32nd year of operation, we have protected over 8,000 acres through conservation easements or FBC-owned preserves in 12 towns and townships in Maine. Our conserved lands protect a broad variety of ecosystems and traditional land uses, including forest, wetlands, coastline, mountains, an organic farm, a working woodlot, blueberry fields, and waterfront along a wild and scenic river. Frenchman Bay Conservancy maintains more than 28 miles of year-round public access hiking trails for nature observation, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and hunting. We protect access for the public to enjoy scenic vistas, sandy beaches, rocky coastlines and mudflats for recreation and commercial access including clam and worm harvesting."
(This excerpt taken from Frenchman Bay Conservancy website)
Located in Winter Harbor, ME
57 miles from Alexander
"Schoodic Peninsula, the only part of Acadia National Park found on the mainland, boasts granite headlands that bear erosional scars of storm waves and flood tides. Although similar in scenic splendor to portions of Mount Desert Island, the Schoodic Coast is a more secluded area. It is about an hour drive from the Hulls Cove Visitor Center on Mount Desert Island."
(This excerpt taken from Schoodic Peninsula website)
Located in Bar Harbor, ME
60 miles from Alexander
"The northeastern region of Maine is home to some of the state’s most charming communities and unique maritime history. Mount Desert Island was home to the Wabanaki, “The People of the Dawnland,” and has been a favorite vacation spot for many Mainers and visitors alike for centuries. While the dramatic granite shoreline is perhaps the focal point of the Bold Coast, there are also delightful beaches. Sand Beach in Acadia National Park has 300 yards of soft sandy beach."
(This excerpt taken from Sand Beach website)
Located in Bar Harbor, ME
60 miles from Alexander
"The Jordan Pond House landscape is a 42-acre site situated on the southern end of Jordan Pond, an inland lake bound by Penobscot Mountain, Pemetic Mountain, and two rounded mountains called The Bubbles. The landscape is part of Acadia National Park on the eastern coast of Maine. The Jordan Pond House site has been a scenic, recreational, and dining destination since the early nineteenth century. The current Jordan Pond House, which dates to 1982, is a replacement of the original 1847 house. The landscape is significant in areas of conservation, entertainment and recreation, and landscape architecture."
(This excerpt taken from Jordan Pond House Landscape website)
Located in Bar Harbor, ME
60 miles from Alexander
"The mission of the Abbe Museum is to promote the understanding and appreciation of Maine's Native American culture, history, and archaeology. The Museum's collections, exhibitions, and programs focus on Native American traditions in Maine and explore the broader Native American experience, past and present."
(This excerpt taken from Abbe Museum website)
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