There are some pictures below the map of some of the places we love to visit...

2 - Fox Island Thoroughfare
A great place to sample Maine’s island life. Separates North Haven on the north and Vinalhaven on the south.
picture from the water looking towards North Haven
picture of a wooden boat house~lighthouse marking the eastern entrance of the thoroughfare
3 - Stonington on
Deer Isle

A good blend of a working water front and artist community. Great theater, food, shops etc.... and did we mention the sunset?
a beautiful sunset over the water
4 - Bucks Harbor
At the beginning of the westard end of Eggemoggin Reach this is one of our favorite places to stay!!! Hot indoor or outdoor showers, New York Times and a bottle of wine. Schooners often stop by for the evening and seals stop by too. A beautiful lighthouse to boot!
Standard Maine lighthouse sitting on an island

5 - Isle au Haut
Wait!!! The cars have no tags or inspection and the drivers often too young for a license... welcome to remote island living.
PS. The "yacht" in the foreground can be yours... house not included.
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6 - Eggemoggin Reach
Want to learn everything about Wooden Boats? At the east end of Eggemoggin Reach, this is the place to see a zillion wooden yachts from 8’ to 120’ in all their varnished splendor.

9 - Sears Island
ViVA's mooring at Sears Island a great place to watch the sunset and explore the US East Coast’s largest uninhabited island. Mushrooms, deer, coyotes, moose, eagles abound on Sears Island.

large orange mushroom~mushroom
11 - Butter Island
Simply ~ Our favorite place to see the vistas of Maine’s Penobscot Bay. This deserted island is everything an island should be!

12 - Turtle Head
Northern lands end of Islesboro Maine’s rocky coast shows all its splender! A major land mark transversing the upper Penobsoct Bay from Belfast to Castine.
  All that's missing? Wind, sounds, and the feeling of life's bless...