Nestled in the Northeast corner of the United States next to the West Penobscot Bay is the vibrant town of Rockport, Maine. Whether you want to stay next to the water or in the middle of town, there are several vacation rentals to available in Rockport, Maine.
Once in Rockport, you can pick from a variety of activities. Whether you want to play on the water, enjoy a nice dinner next to the bay, or take a look at some of the local wildlife, Rockport offers something for every vacation goer to enjoy.
For those who just want to get a better view of the harbor, there are sailing and boat tours available. Couples looking for a romantic vibe can enjoy a sunset dinner cruise around Penobscot Bay. Adventure seekers can try their hand at kayaking around Rockport Maine on its calm waters.
Another huge attraction is Rockport Marine Park. From there you can view the Indian Island Lighthouse, and the park also includes a boat launch for those with a canoe, kayak, or a raft. Travelers looking to do some fishing can cast out from the Rockport Harbor Master's dock. For a more relaxing time, there are plenty of picnic spots available. This park is also home to the marble statue of Andre the Seal.
Camden Hills State Park has tons of things to do throughout the year like camping, ATVing, snowmobiling, hiking, biking, skiing, hunting, fishing, and water activities. Beyond these activities, it's also a great place to simply explore nature in one of the most beautiful places in the United States. Within Camden Hills State Park is the Mount Battie Trail. The trail is one of the most famous hills in Rockport, Maine due to its amazing 360-degree view of the Penobscot Bay.
Aldermere Farm is a place for those visiting Rockport to go and see some of the areas most common animals, including the Oreo cookie cows with their black and white stripe coloring.
There are also many museums and art galleries to visit in the town of Rockport, including the Farnsworth Art Museum, which showcases Maine's contributions to American art.
This quaint town has something for everyone looking to travel and stay in the area.