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Fort Point Light

Fort Point Road, Stockton Springs, ME 04981
+1 207-567-3356
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My wife and I visited here on our trip to New England. This was located in a state park and it was... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
A TripAdvisor Member
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A Little Off the Beaten Path, But Well Worth It for Lighthouse Lovers

In our quest to visit as many lighthouse in Maine as possible, we got off US 1, drove down some... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
directorfantasies
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  • Poor5%
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Fort Point Road, Stockton Springs, ME 04981
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited here on our trip to New England. This was located in a state park and it was not crowded at all! It was a great find and awesome views of the lighthouse. We didn't stay very long, but the short...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

In our quest to visit as many lighthouse in Maine as possible, we got off US 1, drove down some back roads to visit this one which was well worth it. A gray fall day so we had the place to ourselves for quite a...More

1  Thank directorfantasies
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Once a year they have open lighthouse day where you can go up into the lighthouse and view it from inside! We go at least once every year there is so much to do. View the lighthouse there is a fog bell tower see where...More

Thank Jeannie B
Reviewed 22 August 2017

It is hard to see when you are in the parking lot, but way better view and much better pictures when you are along the beach or get higher in the grass when you get more perspective in the park.

2  Thank merritteanderson
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The light house was average. The fort and beautiful pathways surrounding it made the trip worth while. It turned out to be a great place for lunch and a nature walk with an added touch of history. Great for all ages.

Thank rachelem21
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We spent a few minutes at the lighthouse and a few hours at the park scrambling over rocks looking in tide pools, walking the pier and trails, reading about the fort. It's a great little park.

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

My husband & I stopped by to see the lighthouse. It's pretty but I've seen better..you can't get too close to it because it's a private residence

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 24 August 2016

In reading some of the reviews, do not understand how you cannot revel in the history of them. How do you suggest to not visit them. Men and woman spent there lives in some of these and saved so many lives. I thought this was...More

1  Thank MaineFlatlander
Reviewed 17 August 2016

On my drive home from Canada I decided to take a turn off of route 1 and see the lighthouse, Glad I did, wonderful park to stop and have a picnic and enjoy the view.

Thank Ellens1949
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

You enter the state park and pay a fee on the honor system. There are a few trails that lead to wooded picnic areas. Would not recommend as it was a bit overgrown and buggy. A few tables are a bit better to the left...More

Thank chichiSouthCarolina
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Lisa B
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I was just there today, yes but it's difficult to climb over the rocks. Got down to the pier area. My kids loved seeing the tide pools and there was barely a soul in sight.
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