Moose Point State Park is a day-use recreation area located in Searsport, Maine, near the Belfast town line. The state park overlooks Penobscot Bay off U.S. Route 1 and features panoramic views, hiking trails, tidal pools, and picnicking facilities.HistoryThe park was first developed as a dairy farm by the Carver family in 1859. At one point, the 186-acre property had a house, barn, two silos, and sixty head of cattle. After most of the buildings burned down in 1927, Clifford Carver and his relatives offered the land to the State of Maine as a park in 1951. It opened in 1963.Put Moose Point State Park into our Searsport itinerary maker site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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Moose Point State Park Reviews
This is a lovely spot with a very easy "hike" along the water. There are plenty of benches to sit for a spell and picnic tables with grills. more »
This was a nice place to go see with trails, clean restrooms. Worth the time to go visit. We took our dogs there and it was great for them. more »
We went for a drive down route 1. Never been in Moose point state park before. Very nice, clean will definitely be back! more »
This is such a beautiful park. There is a huge picnic area with a park for kids. Visitors can climb down to the beach and explore the tide pools. There are also a few short hiking/walking trails. Only downside-stay on the trail because there is a little poison ivy.
Wonderful place to have a picnic or a day frolic stop off point right along route 1
great place to stop if youre driving up the coast. great view, super clean. one of my pups favourites
A beautiful, quiet walk through the woods at the edge of Belfast Bay.
Beautiful location in a quiet area of the coast. Wheelchair accessible with a quick 1.2 mile loop in the park. This loop is very easy walk, I did it in flip-flops. The views are stunning on the loop, well worth the effort. The park worker was very friendly and helpful giving us all the information needed.
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