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Scarborough Marsh Audubon Center

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Lovely for marsh life enthusiasts and newer paddlers

Pros: Lovely scenery Abundant with bird life Easy paddling Very helpful staff Nice store for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NHDOC01
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New Hampshire
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Would have been 5 stars if not for the grumpy volunteer

It was a beautiful day and perfect conditions for kayaking with our dog. We even took a couple of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
HerTriness
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Providence, Rhode Island
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Route 9 / Pine Point Rd, Scarborough, ME 04074-8856
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pros: Lovely scenery Abundant with bird life Easy paddling Very helpful staff Nice store for useful items and gifts Appropriately priced paddling Cons: Depending on tide it could be a little challenging for a new kayaker to get in and out of the kayak. Help...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a beautiful day and perfect conditions for kayaking with our dog. We even took a couple of adult beverages to reward ourselves on the return float. Some of our delight in the day was ruined when we were greeted back at the center...More

1  Thank HerTriness
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Floating through the marsh was a perfect way to relax. I grabbed my kayak and was on the water in minutes. The staff was awesome. Super helpful.

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Reviewed August 3, 2018

We were short on time one morning so we took a guided tour. There was nothing wrong with the tour, we just regret not going it alone and taking more time. The water trail is very nice and the marsh is lovely and quiet. We...More

2  Thank darwinmoore
Reviewed February 27, 2018

I didn't stop but drove by a bunch seeing people kayak through the marsh, looks like you can rent the kayaks there. Beautiful place.

Thank jenniferbE1357TB
Reviewed December 27, 2017

This is a great place to have a nice kayak experience. You can kayak for hours and observe nature at it's finest. We go here every summer for a peaceful day!

1  Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Great place to visit and learn about the marsh. You can take canoes and/or kayaks on the water and they have guided tours. The moonlight paddle is especially educational and interesting.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Experienced kayaker and took a friend here for first time kayak experience. Just the right length, about 2 hour total to paddle down to the bridge and float back in with high tide. Saw lots of birds. Peaceful morning. Get there early for kayaks. Reasonable...More

2  Thank katmai8
Reviewed August 11, 2017

My daughter and I went on a sunset/moonlight canoe paddle and it was terrific! This time of day was superb because we go to witness both the amazing sunset, filled with cloud formations and pink sky, plus canoe in the darkness--a totally different experience! The...More

2  Thank Doogle45
Reviewed August 7, 2017

My husband and I rented kayaks here so we could explore the amazing salt marshes. The prices are really affordable and the staff was very polite and so nice helping us in and out of our boat.

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Michael H
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Response from Arnie S | Reviewed this property |
I did not fish, don't know.
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