Description - Moose Point State Park is located on US 1 between Belfast and Searsport. The park is a relaxing get away from the busy, populated area. Visitors enjoy exploring the evergreen forest, tidal pools and viewing the beautiful Penobscot Bay. There is a short ocean-side trail which takes about 10 minutes to walk. Or you may choose to loop around to the interior of the park and this takes about 25 minutes to walk.
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Moose Point State Park
This park is not necessarily a "destination spot" for the traveler but rather a nice place to get off the road and relax a few minutes. Clean restrooms and sunny picnic tables are located beside the small parking lot. Interestingly, there is a bike rack, but bikes are not permitted on the trails. However, Rt. 1 has a bike lane.
- Moose Point State Park offers 183 acres of bayside land for relaxing, picnicking and sight seeing. The park is located on US 1 between Belfast and Searsport.
Recreation - Moose Point State Park is a wonderful escape from the populated area of Mid Coast Maine. Visitors enjoy exploring the evergreen forest, tidal pools and viewing the beautiful Penobscot Bay. Nature photography and viewing scenery are enjoyed from Memorial Day through October 1.
Climate - The summer vacation haven of Mid Coast Maine sees winter temperatures averaging above 18 degrees Fahrenheit (below -12 Celsius) and average summer temperatures above 68 degrees Fahrenheit (20 Celsius). The Mid Coast Region receives on the average less than 38 inches (97 centimeters) of precipitation each year.
Moose Point State Park is on US 1 between Belfast and Searsport. Signage is excellent.
Memorial Day Weekend through September.