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Address: Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, ME
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Located off Ocean Avenue, this popular walking path winds along...

Located off Ocean Avenue, this popular walking path winds along Kennebunkport's rugged and scenic coastline.

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The view!

Best place to take breakfast and sit on bench in the sun....or go for sunset. Limited roadside parking.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Travelwithteenboys
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New England
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New England
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Best place to take breakfast and sit on bench in the sun....or go for sunset. Limited roadside parking.

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Buffalo, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Relatively easy walk and the scenery is beautiful. Bring your camera. It's nice to see at low or high tide. There are benches in many places to take a break or sit and read.

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Dover, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Parson’s Way is a trail along the rocks on Ocean Avenue that provides a great distant view of Bush compound on Walker’s Point across the water. It was accessible from the pull-off. Near the top of the trail is an anchor and a marker for the first Pres. Bush, a/k/a #41. It had a bench nearby. I thought it was... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can take a beautiful walk here anytime even in the rain. It's prettier watching the waves in a storm and much less crowded. And if it gets too bad,duck in to a nearby hotel for drink.

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Thank kportgirl
Wilmington, North Carolina
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Get up early a walk to the Bush place. Other than Acadia the most beautiful walk in Maine. Never did get that invite for breakfast with 41.

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Thank Peter P
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27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

This guy donated this exquisite piece of the Maine coast In 1944 and are we better for his generosity. We parked at the beach and walked towards Walker Point, which would be about 1.5 miles. There are many stops along the way and the mansions you'll encounter are breath taking. Benches along the route allow you to sit and take... More 

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Had fun climbing on the various rock formations. You can see the Bush compound from here. There's an anchor dedicated to President Bush here. Nice views of the water and surrounding area. Parking is tough though. Only a few parking spots available but you should only have to wait a short while for one to open up as there isnt... More 

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Thank Kim E
northern NJ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Why one comes to Ocean Avenue in Kennebunkport! Here is the most lovely spot in which to absorb the richness of salt sea air as you hear the waves crash upon the rocks just below your feet!

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Thank indiegal
Branson, Missouri
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70 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

I have gone here around 4 times in the last month for around 15 minutes to 20 minutes at a really early hour. I get my cup of coffee and sit on the bench, and look at Mr. & Mrs. Bush's House. It is a mansion jutted out in the Atlantic ocean with around 5 other houses on the property.... More 

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Meriden, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Another stop off along our ride on Ocean Ave Very pretty location and well worth the stop. The Bush family buildings can be seen in the distance

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