7 Incredible Beaches Near Portland That Will Take Summer To A Whole New Level

There’s nothing quite like summer in Maine. Between the hikes, campgrounds, lakes, rivers, and everything in-between there’s always something to do outside. Every month is great in Maine, but summer is one of the best seasons to be here! And it’s even better if you love spending hours at the beach. Today we’ve gathered a few that are near one of the state’s most popular cities. Whether you live in Portland or plan on being in town for a visit, make sure you carve out some time to relax at these coastal spots.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

What are some of your favorite Maine beaches? No matter where they are, let us know in the comments so we can check them out!

If you prefer spending time at Maine’s other beautiful waterways check out this one beautiful Maine lake that has a beach that rivals the coast!

Address: Old Orchard Beach, ME, USA
Address: Willard Beach, South Portland, ME 04106, USA
Address: Higgins Beach, ME 04074, USA
Address: Crescent Beach State Park Road, Crescent Beach State Park Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107, USA
Address: Goose Rocks Beach, Kennebunkport, ME 04046, USA
Address: Ferry Beach, Saco, ME 04072, USA
Address: Pine Point Beach, Scarborough, ME 04074, USA