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Rachel Carson Salt Pond Preserve, New Harbor
(3.8/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web)
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  • A salt pond is just a big puddle away from the sea. We saw no animals, but there was a brochure about them. This is a very quiet, peaceful spot along the side of the road. 
  • Most adults have heard of Rachel Carson's book Silent Spring, but that is not true for the teenager or the young. This place has a pleasant setting and should be viewed like any other historical monum...  more »
  • When we're in this area, we pop down here every day to wade in the tide pool and see crabs, winkles, whelks and the very occasional urchin or sea star. I've also seen mink here looking for breakfast a...  more »