• Damariscotta Lake State Park - Jefferson, Maine

      With few beaches on the coast of Maine, this inland lake is popular. Sandy beaches, shallow (and warm) water make this especially appealing to families. Picnic area and small playground are also family friendly. Canoe or kayak on the 12-mile long lake too.

      If you go:
      Admission fee. Lifeguard on duty during summer season. Changing rooms, drinking water, picnic tables and grills. State boat launch for motorized boats is located elsewhere on the lake. Limited parking- arrive early.


      8 State Park Road
      Jefferson, Maine 04348 USA

      Phone Numbers:

      Damariscotta Lake State Park- in season
      +1 (207) 549-7600

      Damariscotta Lake State Park - off season
      +1 (207) 941-4014