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Ferry Beach State Park, Saco

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Ferry Beach State Park is a public recreation area occupying on Saco Bay north of the mouth of the Saco River in Saco, Maine. The state park encompasses a sandy Atlantic Ocean beach, inland hiking trails, and nature center. The inland portion of the park is noted for its pocket swamp and tupelo trees found at the northern limit of the species's range. The park is managed by the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry..
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  • This is a state beach with a parking lot. You do pay a per person fee for use. $7 for 12 and older out of state. $1 for 5 to 11 out of state. It is not a very large beach. 300 feet or so. The sand and...  more »
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  • This beach is never crowded even on a hot July day. If you're not into big waves, this place is great. We just lazily floated on the salt water without any swim things. We had a very relaxing morning, and picnic lunch on the beach. I was pleased at the staff working there. They each greeted us warmly; and they were often seen sweeping the boardwalk or picking litter of the beach. There are feet washing stations, but no showers. However, everything was tidy and pleasant.
  • I love it here! You typically have more room to run around, probably because there aren't many parking spots. Even so, it's very clean and nice. I recommend this spot to anyone looking to relax and get away from the crowd without getting too far away from anything exciting.

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