Fresh Water Beaches in Maine's Mid Coast

Damariscotta Lake State Park

8 State Park Road Jefferson, ME Phone: 207-549-7600

Located on Damariscotta Lake, this popular park offer swimming from a large sandy beach; as well as fishing, canoeing, and wildlife watching, Picnic tables and grills are available for this popular summertime activity. A group shelter, available by reservation, has electricity, running water and a grill. Parking at this park is limited.
Hours: Memorial Day to Labor Day, daily, 9 a.m.-sunset. Open to pedestrians in off season, but must park outside gates.
Fees: Day-use fees are $2 to $6, depending of age and state residence.