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Delightful walk N from Common past Bethel Academy

One of our favorite town walks in Maine, only inferior to Wells Nature Reserve, with bay views, and... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Jim J
Portland, Maine
A taste of Americana

Seeing the gazebo sitting in the Common, gives one a sense of Americana, of our history and a... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
Sunnyvale, California
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15 Feb 2018
“Delightful walk N from Common past Bethel Academy”
25 Oct 2016
“A taste of Americana”
Scenic walking area in Bethel ringed with historic buildings.
Bethel, ME
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

One of our favorite town walks in Maine, only inferior to Wells Nature Reserve, with bay views, and Rangeley with lake views.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jim J
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Seeing the gazebo sitting in the Common, gives one a sense of Americana, of our history and a simpler time.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank 33146Chris
Reviewed 4 December 2014

Just what you expect in a New England town, the common is quite pretty especially with the lights on the trees. With the Bethel Inn in the background it is so picture perfect

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank gmhrjh
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Recently visited the Bethel Hill Common in June 2014 with my wife. It was a Sunday and the town was very quiet. The Common is a nicely maintain park with a gazebo. It begins at the upper end of Main Street. The historic Bethel Inn...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Lee386
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Went to the Mollyockett Days festival, the streets were shut down to traffic and various craft and food vendors lined the streets. At the gazebo on the common, there were more vendors, live music, a demonstration of Native Penobscot drumming and dancing, and an awesome...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank br878
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We walked to the Bethel HIll Common- a lovely location surrounded by handsome restored homes, on our recent trip in the Bethel area and were pleased to find an annual Arts and Crafts Fair on the Green. It was a lovely event with many excellent...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Alicia D
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Bethel is a lovely place to visit. Everyone is friendly and glad to share information about their community. We got the walking map from information center and it was a great way to really see the homes and churches, etc. Descriptions were very helpfull about...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank LMomG
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Close by and a nice evening walk.The town is beautiful and what a nice way to end the day with your wife or ....

Date of experience: October 2012
1  Thank dthomas420
Reviewed 3 June 2013

4th of July & Art Show weekend are my favorites. Food , music and wonderful, talented artists to meet and purchase a special something.

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank DonnH15
Reviewed 27 June 2012

Bethel has it all and it commences at the Town Common. Here you can find the library, historical society, and much more. This is a very walking friendly town with lots to see and do.

Date of experience: June 2012
2  Thank mamabearat
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