The coastal villages around the Blue Hill Peninsula range from tiny to bustling, and it's a great spot for a summer day trip. Here are a few fun ideas to spark your curiosity as you wander around!

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visit brooklin general store

A Maine day trip calls for a stop at a New England general store.


Stop in bright and early to snag fresh donuts!

Hike Blue Hill Mountain


Enjoy gorgeous views of the Blue Hill Peninsula, Acadia National Park, and the bay from a variety of trails.

enjoy a lobster roll by the water

Get a seafood lunch at Fish Net in Blue Hill. You can eat it there, or head to a nearby park for ocean views!


Stop into some shops in blue hill

Whether you're looking for vacation souvenirs, gifts for friends, or a new book for yourself, there's no shortage of cute boutiques in Blue Hill!


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take the scenic route to castine

On your way to the historic and charming town of Castine, take some wrong turns, follow interesting signs, and go where your curiosity leads. 


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Blue Hill Reversing Falls

Wander around the Castine waterfront + check out the lighthouse in one of the oldest towns in New England.

Get more ideas for things to do around the Blue Hill Peninsula!