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Address: Route 9 / Pine Point Rd, Scarborough, ME
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so Beautiful

We did not Canoe or Kayak as we did not have time just a walk through the area and some picture taking it is so nice and peaceful. I will return and canoe when I have more time

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Wallingford, Connecticut, United States
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Morton Grove, Illinois
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

I would have given this place a 4 or 5 star rating because of its beauty, but you have to come prepared. There is a fee for the canoe tour, but the walking tours are free. We did not try the canoe tour. Please be careful if you try the shorter walking tour starting across the street from their office.... More 

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Wallingford, Connecticut, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We did not Canoe or Kayak as we did not have time just a walk through the area and some picture taking it is so nice and peaceful. I will return and canoe when I have more time

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Sugar Hill, New Hampshire, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Along with admiring the birds and enjoying a peaceful canoe through the marsh, my boyfriend and I had a great experience with the staff. They were thorough at explaining the trail, and shared some incredibly useful tips. Not only that, they helped us into and out of the canoe, and lugged it up the shore. We didn't have to carry... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We took out a canoe after excellent instructions from the staff. They also placed our cellphones in a sturdy waterproof bag and explained what to do in the event of an emergency. All in all a very peaceful, quiet and relaxing experience, and a lovely method of seeing nesting birds up close in their natural habitat. Also, the gift shop... More 

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DownEast and Acadia Maine, Maine
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66 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We've passed by here countless times. Recently we decided to actually stop in to the walking trail area and get a little exercise while enjoying some beautiful scenery. We weren't disappointed. The walking area goes right through the marsh area and the scenery was breathtaking. The trail is clearly marked and it was nice to be able to keep track... More 

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New York City, New York
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38 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

you can rent a kayak or canoe and follow the winding tidal marsh to the ocean. If you are lucky you can see lots of birds, but at the very least you have a fun couple of hours connecting with nature.

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Cavendish, Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This place is truly scenic you are able to view many different types of birds most people love to just walk and experience the beauty. If you are more adventurous you can rent a kayak and paddle through the marsh area it is awesome.

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Goffstown, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Amazing volunteers direct you on a canoe tour of the marshlands pointing out wildlife and plants in the marsh. Also give you a great insight how the conservation of the marsh improves the sea life ecosystem. Very fun, relaxing and informative

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Scarborough, Maine
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21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Took my daughter here for a program and we both learned an enormous amount about the marsh. Very outdated building, I often fear that it will be flooded during bad storms but that's to be expected due to it's location. This is a must see place for nature lovers.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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53 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This was a physically easy and emotionally satisfying way to spend a few hours away from the commotion of the city. It's only about 30 min from Portland proper, but you feel worlds away. We shared a canoe and paddled the glassy water following a meandering "river" inside the marsh. Dozens of white egrets, sandpipers, and other birds were quite... More 

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