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Outdoor and Indoor Recreation

Whether you're heading for the great outdoors or looking for some indoor fun, explore the links below for ideas on what our region has to offer.

Amusement Parks

Aquaboggin (Saco)
Funtown Splashtown U.S.A. (Saco)
Monkey Trunks Adventure Park (Saco)
Palace Playland (Old Orchard Beach)
Seacoast Fun Park (Windham)


Local Sport Teams

Maine Red Claws – NBA Development League affiliate of the Boston Celtics 
Portland Pirates – AHL Minor League affiliate of the Phoenix Coyotes 
Portland Seadogs – Minor League Baseball affiliate of the Boston Red Sox 
Maine Roller Derby – Women's Flat Track Roller Derby League


Indoor Recreation

Greater Portland
Bayside Bowl (Portland)
Colonial Bowling Center (Westbrook)
Fore Season Indoor Golf (Portland)
Happy Wheels Skate Center (Portland)
Jokers Fun & Games (Portland & Auburn)
Maine Indoor Karting (Scarborough)
Spare Time Bowling (Portland)
Sparetime Bowling (Lewiston)   
Summit Adventures (South Portland)

Central Maine
RolloDrome Roller Skating Rink (Auburn)
Sparetime Recreation (Lewiston)


Outdoor Recreation

Mini Golf

Southern Maine
Pirates Cove (Old Orchard Beach)
Schooner Miniature Golf (Saco)
Wonder Mountain Fun Park (Wells)

Central & Mid-Coast Maine
Dolphin Mini Golf (Boothbay)
Gifford's Ice Cream & Mini Golf (Waterville and Skowhegan)
Roy's All Steak Hamburgers and Golf (Auburn)
Taber's Restaurant and Driving Range (Auburn)

Skiing and Riding

Central Maine
Lost Valley (Auburn)

Western Maine Mountains
Black Mountain (Rumford)
Mt. Abram (Greenwood)
Saddleback (Rangeley)
Shawnee Peak (Bridgton)
Sunday River (Newry)
Sugarloaf (Carrabassett Valley)

For more information: Ski Maine

Portland Area Tours

Casco Bay Lines
Downeast Duck Tours
Lucky Catch
Maine Foodie Tours
Maine Island Kayak
Odyssey Whale Watch
Portland Discovery
Portland Schooner

Walking, Hiking and Other Outdoor Adventures

Southern Maine
Back Cove Trail (Portland)
Baxter Woods (Portland)
Bradbury Mountain State Park (Pownal)
Eastern Prom Trail (Portland)
Fore River Trail (Portland)
Fort Williams Park (Cape Elizabeth)
LL Bean Outdoor Discovery Schools (Freeport)
Outlet Beach (New Gloucester)
Portland Trails (Portland)
Saco Bay Trails (Saco)
Sebago Lake State Park (Casco)

Central Maine
Androscoggin Riverlands State Park (Turner)
Auburn Riverwalk (Auburn)
Lake Grove Park (Auburn) 
Mount Apatite (Auburn)
Range Pond State Park (Poland)
Thorncrag Nature Sanctuary (Lewiston)

For more information on outdoor activities in Southern and Central Maine:
Maine Office of Tourism 
Maine Division of Parks and Lands


Crescent Beach State Park (Cape Elizabeth)
Ferry Beach State Park (Saco)
Old Orchard Beach (OOB)
Ogunquit Beach (Ogunquit)
Pine Point Beach (Scarborough)
Higgins Beach (Scarborough)
Scarborough Beach State Park (Scarborough)

More beaches in Maine: Maine Office of Tourism