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Reid State Park

375 Seguinland Rd, Georgetown, ME 04548-3625
+1 207-371-2303
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One of our favorite places

Reid State Park is one of our favorite spots. It's a great place to take a walk. We especially... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
West Bath, Maine
And there was Sand

High Waves, Crashing Sounds, and Surfers. It was worth the drive to visit Reid State Park. Recent... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Richard B
New Cumberland, Pennsylvania
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This state park has two miles of hiking trails and a beautiful beach.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“half mile” (17 reviews)
“sandy beach” (18 reviews)
“tide pools” (10 reviews)
375 Seguinland Rd, Georgetown, ME 04548-3625
+1 207-371-2303
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Reid State Park is one of our favorite spots. It's a great place to take a walk. We especially enjoy riding our bikes there. The ocean can be a little rough, so if you have young children, check out the small beach area closer to...More

Thank lauramkp2
Reviewed 7 November 2017

High Waves, Crashing Sounds, and Surfers. It was worth the drive to visit Reid State Park. Recent storms coupled with a incoming tide and wind had the surf at it's highest in years so we were told. Talked to several surfers who said this was...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Get a grip folks. The green flies can be bad, but only a short 10 day window end July. June, none. August, none. The beach is massive, with very tall waves on one side, and short waves on the other. Beaches are about 2 miles...More

Thank Ted T
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Yes you can enjoy the beach in mid coast Maine. Long stretches of sandy beach do exist here at this state park. Beautiful views of the ocean. Tide pools to explore, climb on top of rocky outcrops to get even more sweeping views. Beach bonfires....More

Thank Kenneth L
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We visit Reid each year usually after Labor Day finds the park quiet but let's us take in the beauty of the beach area and on the other side of park the rocky rustic side, which I enjoy especially watching the waves break on the...More

Thank tannerhillnice
Reviewed 25 September 2017

If you are looking for a place to catch the waves, complete with nature trails and 2 concession stands/restrooms, than this is your beach. Very scenic with picnic tables and BBQ pits.

Thank Mike5981
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Reid State Park's beach is a perfect combination of rocky coastline and sandy beach. Absolutely gorgeous! A sweet, happy place to begin my road trip north to Acadia National Park, but unlike Acadia, not overrun by tourists.

Thank pctr
Reviewed 2 September 2017

The land for Reid Park was donated (some 800 acres) in the 1940's by Walter Reid. Reid was a successful business man and investor. His remarkable donation of the land to the state of Maine resulted in a state park with two separate sections, complete...More

Thank BobHLeverett
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a popular beach in the MidCoast and was nearly deserted on a Monday afternoon. Great views and walking paths. Restrooms were fine and handy to the beach area. Good area for families. We have been told that earlier in the summer the bugs...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 25 August 2017

and Reid was down the road. Really nice changing rooms and plenty of options - 3 beaches. Expect a bit of walking to some of the beaches and watch out for poison ivy.

Thank leonardc538
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1 August 2017|
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Response from mainexile | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe that clamming is allowed with or without a license. Also, the shoreline of the park doesn't have any "flats" where clams would live.
Donna S
24 July 2017|
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Response from mainexile | Reviewed this property |
I believe that they are allowed in the park but not on the beach.
12 June 2017|
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Response from EmEs | Reviewed this property |
I would say the earlier you go, the better. There's more space available in the parking lot. When I say early, I mean about 10:00 or so.