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Address: 10 Perkins Farm Ln, Phippsburg, ME 04562-4731
Phone Number: +1 207-389-1335
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State park and beach area that is located on a peninsula near Bath, Maine.

State park and beach area that is located on a peninsula near Bath, Maine.

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Perhaps the most beautiful beach I've ever seen

You won't hear about Popham Beach from many people, even once you get to Maine. I found it because of an old navigation system I had on a car. (Of course the the newer version of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You won't hear about Popham Beach from many people, even once you get to Maine. I found it because of an old navigation system I had on a car. (Of course the the newer version of that car has a worse navigation system.) When I arrived in this area of Maine (midcoast) I pressed a button which showed me local... More 

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Saranac Lake, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a lot of money to spend if you only want to spend a couple of hours, but for a full day at the beach, this is a great spot. Jump in the river and float down to the sea! Beautiful views with islands and lighthouses. A zoo in the summer months.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We build a driftwood fort, and visited the tidal pools. The beach is marvelous for running and going for walks.

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even on a cool fall day, this is a wonderful place to visit. The beach area is wide and scenic...lots of elbow room, and a good walking beach. Has the feel of a special place.

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Twin Mountain, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Loved visiitng Popham Beach. It was a cool, slightly overcast day and the ocean was just like you picture it should be. I don't know if the tide was in or out, however, we walked quite away out to walk the edge for good distance.

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ft mitchell, ky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Sand, sand, sand. The beach is more than 3 miles long. Shortly after the season the bath hose was open. We took our 2 year old grandson and he had a ball playing in the gentle waves and sandbars.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We were recommended this place and were not disappointed. After a lovely lunch we stopped off here and took a walk along the beach. The sun was shining and people were walking, riding horses and playing games. Because of the time of year (11th October) there weren't too many people which was nice as not too busy. Thoroughly recommend you... More 

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Liverpool, England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Stunning walk on beach with Maine islands in front of you. We walked down to Fort Popham which was a nice walk and saw two seals in the bay.

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Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

This beach is quite large. Even though we were there on a summer day in August, there was plenty of space to spread out. A beach trip is so much more enjoyable when you're not right on top of other people. The tide change was quite interesting and significant. At low tide, we were able to walk out to an... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Popham Beach is one of the best experiences we had in Maine. You enter the State Park area and the first part you will come to is Popham Beach on the right, if you continue going on that same street you come to the harbor town and fort at the end. There are not enough words to describe what you... More 

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