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Old 07-07-2014, 11:50 AM
 
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Traveling to Maine from NY with 3 kids under 12 for a hockey tournament. We will have a few free days and are looking to experience Maine. Staying in Portland, games in Saco, Portland and Falmouth. Old Orchard? Scarborough? Thanks!
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Old 07-08-2014, 07:08 AM
 
Location: Maine
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Are you wanting more landscape and woods or more cultural experiences?
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Old 07-11-2014, 06:05 AM
 
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Funtown/Splashtown USA - Saco
Drive-In theater - Saco
IMAX theater - Saco
Monkey Trunks (zipline/ropes/climbing) - Saco
Old Orchard Beach
Maine Mall - South Portland
LL Bean - Freeport
Wolf Neck State Park (no beach) - Freeport
Casco Bay Ferry to Peaks Island - Portland

Plenty to do!
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Old 07-11-2014, 06:17 AM
 
Location: Beautiful Rhode Island
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Crescent Beach State Park in Cape Elizabeth- just south of Portland.
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Old 07-11-2014, 06:45 AM
 
Location: Cumberland Maine
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Something to be aware of.... We visited last year the first week of August. The water temperature had hit a seasonal high of 64 degrees. Now that's damn cold. Even young kids weren't in the water. But the beach was nice and the sun felt good.
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Old 07-11-2014, 08:21 PM
 
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Kettle cove or crescent beach (cape elizabeth area)

Raymond beach (lake)

Sebago lake state park
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Old 07-14-2014, 03:31 AM
 
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definitely old orchard beach

its a great beach and amusement park

splashtown funtown is good too


York animal park is pretty cool too about an hour away , an animal park/amusement park
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