Online Highways Home > Maine > Biddeford Pool

East Point Sanctuary

Maine Audubon Society

Search Biddeford Pool Maine

The 30-acre East Point Sanctuary is one of the best points in southern Maine for birdwatching; the rocky, coastal headland site features a short, but spectacular, shoreline trail that offers views of marine birds such as red-throated loons, sea ducks, gannets, and terns. Two islands can be seen from the trail which support large bird colonies.

Located at the extreme end of Biddeford Pool, open daily from dawn to dusk. Admission is free to the public; no dogs are allowed within the sanctuary. Some off-street parking is available.

Location: Lester B Orcutt Avenue, Biddeford Pool Maine 04006 Telephone 207-781-2330

Other Wildlife Viewing nearby:
(Saco) Animal Medical Associates
(Biddeford Pool) East Point Sanctuary
(Kennebunk) First Chance Whale Watch
(Gray) Fish and Wildlife Visitors Center
(Falmouth) Gilsland Farm Sanctuary
(North Yarmouth) Maine Pet Boarding Kennel

09/24 Coming to The Biddeford Pool area
Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Seacoast Home and Garden Show Durham NH March23-24 The 19th annual show features more than 225 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for your home.
New England Folk Festival Mansfield MA April19-21 A fabulous blend of dance, music, crafts, and food from many lands.
Spring Plant Sale Westford NH April27 The Middlesex Conservation District will be holding its annual Spring Plant Sale at the 4H Fairgrounds.
Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Manchester NH March17-May5 A display at the Currier Museum of Art shows the striking duality of deadly weaponry and artistic beauty from the Samurai culture of centuries past.
New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival Deerfield NH May11-12 Each year the New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival lines up a wide variety of presenters to help educate the public on everything sheep or wool related. Your family can take advantage of the many activities taking place throughout the weekend.