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Sears Island, Searsport

#14 of 26 in Nature in Mid Coast Maine
Island · Nature / Park
Sears Island, known as Wassumkeag or shining beach by the indigenous Wabanaki tribes of northern New England, is located off the coast of Searsport in Waldo County, Maine, at the top of Penobscot Bay.

The island is the largest undeveloped, uninhabited, causeway-accessible island on the eastern coast of the United States. It is 940 acres (3.8 km2) in area. It is part of the Town of Searsport.

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  • Many local people come to this area. We met friends for a picnic and hiked the beach. It was beautiful and relaxing.  more »
  • Nice easy walk, under 3 miles out and back. Family friendly. The road is easy to walk, run, or bike.  more »
  • A nice easy scenic walk in any direction.
  • Bellessima passeggiata sulla cosara, dove poui avvistare facilmente foche a caccia di branchi di pesci e nidi di aquile

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