Things To Do
Activities in the Heart of the Lakes Region of Maine:
Within Walking Distance of the Inn:
Boating – bring your own, rent from one of several vendors, or take a riverboat cruise:
Captain Dingley’s Board Shop
Paddle board, tube, wakeboard and ski rentals and lessons
Long Lake Marina
Pontoon and power boat rentals
Rad Jet Ski
Jet ski rentals
Sebago Kayak Co.
Largest selection of kayaks, canoes and stand-up paddle boards in the Lakes Region of Maine.
Delivery to area lakes.
Charters, rentals, lessons and sunset cruises on sailboats such as a 27’ Catalina, 14’ racier sailboats
Songo River Queen II
Paddleboat cruises on Long Lake
Fishing, ski and pontoon boat rentals and toys to go along
Ice Cream – this is an activity for the innkeepers
During the summer months, we have no less than 4 ice cream shoppes scooping out delicious cones, one a stone’s throw from the inn.
Naples Seaplane Adventures – view the Lakes Region from the sky
A unique seaplane experience. 25 & 50 mile as well as custom flights available.
Steamboat Landing Mini-Golf – ¼ mile off the Causeway
A Maine theme mini-golf located in a shady woodland setting
Memorial Day to Labor Day
Swimming – we’ve got beach towels, enjoy the clear lakes.
Walking – Enjoy our new Causeway!
Take a leisurely walk along our beautiful new causeway complete with park benches and greenery. The walk wraps around under the bridge where you will find a landscaped amphitheater. Visit the many shops and restaurants along the way.
Things to do Nearby
Located less than 30 miles northwest of Portland, the Lakes Region of Maine has become the primary reason that Maine is called ‘Vacationland’. Vacationers from all over the world come to the area to swim, boat, fish, sail, ski, hike, golf, bicycle, antique, view the fall foliage, and most of all, relax!
With over 50 lakes in the area, including Sebago which is Maine’s 2nd largest lake and over 300 feet deep in its deepest spots, the region abounds with fresh water activities including:
Boating – enjoy kayaking, canoeing, water skiing, pontoon & power boating, tubing and paddle boarding. Bring your own or rent from any of several local vendors. Explore the Songo River and travel through the historic Songo Locks to Sebago Lake.
Fishing – Lake trout (Togue), landlocked salmon, bass, brown trout and brookies can be found in the area lakes, ponds & streams. Bring your rod or hire a fishing charter, some guides offer ocean and well as lake fishing. Need a license?
Swimming – Swim in some of the clearest lakes in the country. Enjoy the natural sandy beaches, ask the innkeepers about their favorite secluded cove.
For those seeking adventure on dry ground we suggest:
Gem Stone Hunting – Go treasure hunting in Maine. The area is rich in minerals with quartz and tourmaline found quite easily. Explore on your own or go on a field trip to a local famous gem mine and keep what you find.
Golf and Tennis – Bring your clubs and rackets and enjoy the spectacular scenery surrounding you.
Naples Golf Course
18-hole public golf course with beautiful lake views. Full service pro shop and driving range.
Bridgton Highlands Golf & Tennis
Challenging 18-hole golf course with great mountain views. Four outdoor tennis courts – three hard courts
and one imitation grass. Open to public.
Point Sebago Golf Course, Casco
Enjoy a fantastic day of golf on the 18-hole Championship golf course on Sebago Lake
Hiking – Located in the foothills of the White Mountains and surround by national forest, the area abounds with hiking trails, most ending with rewarding vistas. It’s one of the reasons that attracted the innkeepers to this area. Inquire about some of their favorites.
Rainy Day or Any Day Fun
Antiquing – Many antique shops dot the area and make for a great way to spend a leisurely afternoon.
Cheese Making Classes – Old School Creamery, Bridgton
Goat soap making classes & artisan goat cheese for sale as well
Horse Racing – Scarborough Downs
Live harness racing April thru November
Magic Lantern – A theater with history, Bridgton
Steven King’s ‘The Shining’ premiered here
Smitty’s – Dinner and a Movie, North Windham
Six screens, good food, tables and lounge seating
Reny’s – The famous Maine department store, Bridgton
Old Port – Unique Maine made products, Portland
L. L. Bean – Flagship store & other specialty outlets, Freeport
Cabela’s – 130,000 foot showroom with trophy mounts, Scarborough
Settler’s Green – outlet center, North Conway, New Hampshire
Wine Tasting - Blacksmith’s Winery, South Casco
Award winning locally made wines & ciders.
Phone: (207) 693-9099
Patty and Mike are happy to answer any
questions you may have regarding your
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