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Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse

2 Fort Road, Southern Maine Community College Campus, South Portland, ME 04106-1611
+1 866-570-5706
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“spring point” (19 reviews)
“on the rocks” (11 reviews)
“nice walk” (8 reviews)
2 Fort Road, Southern Maine Community College Campus, South Portland, ME 04106-1611
+1 866-570-5706
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

We (three adults 45-72) enjoyed venturing out on the breakwater to get closer to the lighthouse. This stop made for a great break in driving and the day was gorgeous. We knew ahead of time that the lighthouse would be closed for renovations so were...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

You have to walk out the rock path which is challenging but the Lighthouse is kept up really well and the staff is very knowledgeable. Not the highest lighthouse but probably the most unique I've been in.

Thank Bobhikes27
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

There was a cyclist/run event around the lighthouses the Sunday we visited so all nearby roads were blocked and we had to walk several miles thru neighborhood streets to get to it - not very friendly to tourism!! I understand they are trying to keep...More

Thank Seasidesewing
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

On the campus of Southern Maine Community College, Spring Point Light allows you to step out on Casco Bay and just about touch the cruise ships and tanker ships as they enter Portland. Wear good shoes and be attentive as you make your way out...More

Thank ccollins51
Reviewed 22 July 2017

For a small donation you can get a tour of the inside of the lighthouse. You must be able to climb a stationery ladder ro get to the outside top of the lighthouse. The tour guidewas very knowledgable about the history of the lighthouse, its...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Have enjoyed viewing this super awesome lighthouse from a distance. It lis well maintained and taken care of.

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

You can walk out to this lighthouse and the rocks are well situated so most people can easily navigate them. I did not go on a day it was open but it was still worth a close up picture.

Thank kerrih44@aol.com
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Nice place to get away, especially if you like some salt water fishing. Catch mackerel and an occasional bluefish or striper on a live Mack as bait. Use caution walking the granite boulders, some gaps and uneven terrain

Thank obabb
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This is our first stop in Portland and it was simply amazing.Its a very rocky terrain so you must wear comfortable walking shoes.If you are taking kids along you need to assist them over the rocks since some of them are spaced far apart.It was...More

Thank Kameel P
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

This was absolutely gorgeous!! Was worth the drive and walking all day!! I've never seen a lighthouse before. This was pretty cool!!

Thank Rachel G
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