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Mainely Kids: A Guide to Family Fun in Southern Maine

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Enjoy a memorable family adventure in Southern Maine with Crystal Ward Kent's Mainely Kids as your guide. Kent, a native Mainer, presents enjoyable and educational activities in a friendly, geographical “loop” format. She steers you toward outstanding beaches, forts, nature preserves, rides, outlet stores, and more. Children and their adult minders will long to wade in a tidepool in Kittery, gobble authentic saltwater taffy in York Beach, catch glimpses of a president in Kennebunkport, bask in the sun at Old ...
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Overview

Enjoy a memorable family adventure in Southern Maine with Crystal Ward Kent's Mainely Kids as your guide. Kent, a native Mainer, presents enjoyable and educational activities in a friendly, geographical “loop” format. She steers you toward outstanding beaches, forts, nature preserves, rides, outlet stores, and more. Children and their adult minders will long to wade in a tidepool in Kittery, gobble authentic saltwater taffy in York Beach, catch glimpses of a president in Kennebunkport, bask in the sun at Old Orchard Beach, marvel at the stately lighthouse in Portland, catch the famous Clam Festival at Yarmouth, and see history come alive at the museum village of Willowbrook. Whether hiking, picnicking, exploring, sunning, swimming, or eating, Mainely Kids is your passport to your ultimate, authentic Southern Maine vacation.

Each chapter covers a variety of activities that a vacationing family can engage in during a long weekend and is accompanied by an easy-to-follow map and directions. Introductory notes contain tips about Maine weather, what to pack, handicapped accessibility, safety, traffic, and other practical pointers. Don't set off for Southern Maine without this indispensable new guidebook!

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“Mainely Kids is more than a rainy day guide for hardcore beach-goers. It is a way for both tourists and locals to get to know this region better and appreciate the more diverse attractions.” —Seacoast.com
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781584655527
  • Publisher: University Press of New England
  • Publication date: 5/31/2006
  • Pages: 168
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

CRYSTAL WARD KENT established her award-winning creative services agency, Kent Creative, in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in 1990. She has worked for the Maine Publicity Bureau (now the Maine Tourism Association) and has been writing professionally for twenty years.
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Table of Contents

About the Information in Mainely Kids
Overview
Before You Go
About Handicapped Accessibility
About the Maps
About Activity Fees and Restaurant Prices
About Safe Hiking
About Season Dates
About Traffic Laws
About Maine
Facts about Maine
Kittery and Kittery Point
Lobster Lore
Tidepool Tips
Can You Dig for Clams?
The Yorks and Ogunquit
Fish Facts
Tides
Wells and the Kennebunks
More Lobster Lore
Hunting for Shells
Maine Snakes
About Maine Guides
Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach, and Scarborough
Storms
Rip Current Safety
Salt Marshes: Nature’s Nursery
Portland and the Cape Elizabeth Area
Directions in Downtown Portland
The Mystique of Lighthouses
Falmouth, Yarmouth, and Freeport
How to Get the Most from a Nature Walk
Activities throughout Southern Maine
Blueberries
Index
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