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Spectacular view of the bay and Portland

Beautiful site to end a 300 mile bike ride. Great view of the islands, bay and ocean. Returning the... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Atlanta Ga
Relaxing Park

This park offers several nice walking paths and great views of Casco Bay. There is a nice gazebo... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
Royersford, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Beautiful site to end a 300 mile bike ride. Great view of the islands, bay and ocean. Returning the next morning, it was delightful to see the variety of residents and tourists making use of this well placed park.

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Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

This park offers several nice walking paths and great views of Casco Bay. There is a nice gazebo to rest in and several signs offering some history of the park. It's s nice spot to end the day or get the day going.

Thank crutt13
Reviewed December 8, 2017

A nice park with nice views of the ocean. There isn't all that much parking here. It's a good short stop activity.

1  Thank 542bernadettew
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We have lived in New England for over 70 years and had never been there. We heard it was a good place to watch the tall ships when they were in Portland. What a view! We will be back just to enjoy a relaxing day...More

Thank David C
Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend a walk on the Fort Allen Path. This is a concept the many cities are implementing to make unused space into perfect areas to walk, run , bike and enjoy. The path has the ocean on one side and an old railroad...More

Thank lulubirdie
Reviewed September 27, 2015

A great place for a picnic, or just a time out when traveling the coast. The views were lovely, and there were benches, memorials, and lawns for a relaxing outing.

Thank Janet A
Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Fort Allen Park is a nice stretch of a park along the water along the old narrow gauge rail lines. The path is well maintained and great for running, walking, or cycling. As you round the promontory, you get some really nice views of Casco...More

1  Thank Tyler L
Reviewed June 1, 2015

The park is at the eastern end of Portland, overlooking Casco Bay. There are parking spots and several cars were there "just to sit and watch the water". Also there are several benches and many people were sitting out enjoying the view and the fresh...More

1  Thank CapeSharon
Reviewed March 3, 2015

This old, grassy park, under renovation when we saw it, is on Portland’s Eastern Promenade. Fort Allen Park is at the site of the remains of a War of 1812-era fort (built in 1814) used to protect the city from British warships. On our visit,...More

1  Thank mainemountainbear
Reviewed August 24, 2014

We visited this park on our recent trip to Portland. It is close to the city center and is really nice for an hour or so. Great views over the sea.

Thank RooksArthur
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