We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Review Highlights
Mini Acadia Park without the people

Very nice small state park at the tippy east end of Maine. Dramatic views of Canada across the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sara N
It’s nice

The park is at the top of the country. It’s almost in Canada. The view of the water is great and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LostALot22
,
Chicago, Illinois
via mobile
Read all 248 reviews
125
All photos (125)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coastal trail”(28 reviews)
“state park”(23 reviews)
“quoddy head”(19 reviews)
About
Spanning more than 481 acres, this scenic park offers hikers breathtaking trails that follow along rock cliffs rising 80 feet above the ocean.
Contact
973 S Lubec Rd, Lubec, ME 04652-3676
Website
+1 207-733-2201
Call
Reviews (248)
Filter reviews
246 results
Traveller rating
201
36
7
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
201
36
7
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews coastal trail state park quoddy head bog trail pitcher plants green point spectacular views great hiking ocean view visitor center enjoy nature coast guard rocky beach enjoy the view maine coast easternmost point low tide
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 246 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice small state park at the tippy east end of Maine. Dramatic views of Canada across the water, a variety of short hikes on well-maintained paths are available. A final perk-- you can barbeque there if that's your thing.

Thank Sara N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The park is at the top of the country. It’s almost in Canada. The view of the water is great and while it’s real windy in October it is a nice place to walk and view the leaves and the water.

Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All anyone would want at a state park. Camping, cabins to rent, beach to enjoy walking trails close to Lubec, small market nearby. Planning on returning next summer.

Thank Escape272173
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quoddy Head lighthouse is a charming place to visit that evokes the imagination. From here there is a fantastic hiking trail that meanders along the coastline. We took the trail out to green point and back, a little less than three miles. The views were...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rainy and cold but we drove on anyway. Pretty scenery along the way during peep season! Got there and Maine tourism was setting up to shoot a commercial ( in the rain)... woulda thot they would want a fair weather day! We got around them...More

Thank carlshafen
Reviewed September 19, 2018

As evidenced by other reviews, this state park is a true gem. It was uncrowded (early September) and well maintained. The views were spectacular and the trails well maintained. Overall, a great place for a very modest fee.

Thank Ken D
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Take a beautiful nature hike along the rocky coastline of Maine with awesome views of the ocean and rocky coastline. Climb on the rocks. Plenty of benches to relax and enjoy a snack. Restrooms at the parking lot.

Thank Shaun S
Reviewed September 13, 2018

The trails are manageable and maintained well. The park is clean and lovely. Beautiful views along the water.

Thank Wanda C
Reviewed August 27, 2018

There is a network of several smaller and a couple longer hikes which will suit all levels of ability. We decided to do the entire hike route, along the waters edge, and cliffs out to Carrying Place Cove, sections of the trail can be quite...More

Thank Deb L
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Great hike- families could do this but always be careful. Trails marked well, boundaries in place in most areas to help with safety, good map and lots of places to stop and gaze out over the bay. I would not take kids under 8-10. You...More

Thank Linda P
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Motel East
69 reviews
10.00 km away
Redclyffe Shore Motor Inn
44 reviews
30.08 km away
Margaretta Inn
405 reviews
39.21 km away
Machias River Inn
284 reviews
40.88 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 19 nearby restaurants
Monica's Chocolates
345 reviews
5.28 km away
Herring Cove Restaurant
98 reviews
7.12 km away
Water Street Tavern & Inn
339 reviews
5.65 km away
The Prince Cafe
12 reviews
6.67 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 19 nearby attractions
Machias Seal Island
33 reviews
5.77 km away
Roosevelt Campobello International Park
828 reviews
6.47 km away
West Quoddy Head Light
625 reviews
4.05 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
John K
April 15, 2018|
Answer
Response from davidtC3037HY | Reviewed this property |
There is a small campground close by in Lubec called Sunset Point Campground. The views are beautiful from the campground. The park closes at sunset, however I have seen star photos at the lighthouse. Check with the... More
1
Vote
Shirley T
August 2, 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from David T | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at West Quoddy Station (vacation rentals); I highly recommend it. It's the closest to the park.
0
Votes