Thank you for the wonderful summer. Closed for the season.
Antique & Gift Shop at The Talbot House Inn - www.TheTalbotHouseInn.com
Currently, we do not have regular hours for the shop.
Bold Coast Coffee - www.boldcoastcoffee.com (East Machias)
Burnham Tavern Museum - Listed on the National Historic Register, built in 1770 (Machias)
Fort O'Brien Site - The Fort was built in 1775. It overlooked the Machias river and saw the first naval battle of the Revolutionary War. State Historic Site (Machiasport).
Gates Museum - www.machiasporthistoricalsociety.org Home of the Machiasport Historical Society
Jasper Beach - 1 of 3 beaches in the world where the whirlpool effect creates smooth rocks (Machiasport)
Maine Sea Salt - www.maineseasalt.com Marshfield
Sunrise Canoe & Kayak - Rents canoes and kayaks by Dunkin Donuts in Machias
Sunrise Trail – ATV, walk or bike this trail for over 80 miles! It is 300 feet from the Talbot House Inn!
University of Maine at Machias - www.machias.edu
Enjoy hiking on the Outback trails, campus events that go on throughout the year and the use of the fitness center and pool. (The fitness center and pool and some campus events do require a small fee.)
Connect with the simple joys that are the Bold Coast: rugged beauty, deep-rooted history, abundant wildlife, and diverse recreational opportunities. www.discoverboldcoast.com
The Bold Coast Trail, Cutler Coast Public Reserved Land - www.maine.gov/cutlercoast
Hike a 3, 4 or 10 mile trail through the forest to the shoreland of the ocean’s cliffs.
Puffin Tours are available with Capt. Andy’s Bold Coast Charter Company - www.BoldCoast.com
Little River Lighthouse – Whiting, Me. www.littleriverlight.org
Look’s Gourmet Food - www.barharborfoods.com
West Quoddy Lighthouse – Eastern most point of the continental United States (Lubec)
Campobello Island & Roosevelt International Park (passport needed)-
2800 acre park with the summer home of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Numerous hiking trails.
Herring Cove Golf Course - located on Campobello Island.
Monica’s Chocolates - www.monicaschocolates.com (Lubec)
Reversing Falls Park (Pembroke) -
32 miles from Talbot House Inn. Rt 1 N to Old County Rd. Ask us for directions.
Cobscook Bay State Park www.maine.gov/cgi-bin/online/doc/parksearch/details.pl?park_id=15
St Croix Island International Historic Site in Red Beach www.nps.gov/sacr/planyourvisit/index.htm
Tides Institute Eastport www.tidesinstitute.org
St Croix Country Club Golf Course Calais http://www.stcroixcountryclub.com/
Roque Bluffs State Park -
Swimming, Boating, Picnicking, Hiking 6 miles off of Rte 1. The road has the ocean on one side and a freshwater pond on the other. Whales have been spotted from the shore!
Ruggles House Museum - www.ruggleshouse.org Famous "flying staircase"
Wreaths Across America museum - www.wreathsacrossamerica.org
The wreaths that are placed on soldiers graves in Arlington National Cemetery are provided by and taken from this area.
Wild Blueberry Land Columbia Falls
Acadia National Park www.nps.gov/acad/index.htm
Schoonic Peninsula (45 minutes)
Mount Desert Island (1 hr 20 minutes)
New Year’s Eve Celebration - Eastport
Sugar Sunday, Maple Syrup Sunday - State of Maine in March
Bay of Fundy Marathon - Lubec & Campobello Island
Margaretta Days - East Machias, Machias & Machiasport
July 4th - Machias, Eastport, Jonesport
August Blueberry Festival - Machias
Pirates Festival - Eastport, Lubec & all surrounding communities!
Harvest Festival - Machias