This Extremely Easy Hike Leads To Views Of The Milky Way Over Maine

Maine has a fairly small population for its size, which works to the advantage of those that love gazing at the night sky. The lack of light pollution means that some of the stars and planetary action not visible to most people, can be seen by lucky Mainers!

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This video, taken during the day, provides a good idea of what the cove views encompass:


Click here for a google map that will allow you to find directions to Curtis Cove Beach. And for more night time Maine skies, check out this article.