• Fort Point Light, Stockton Springs - Stockton Springs, Maine

      Photo by Peter Thody
      This picturesque lighthouse, located at the easternmost tip of Cape Jellison as it juts out into Penobscot Bay, dates back to 1857 (it replaced the 1835 structure) and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is located in Ford Point State Park which occupies 120 acres of land on a peninsula offering panoramic views of the Penobscot River and Penobscot Bay, and more than a mile of rocky shore.

      If you go:
      Facilities at Ford Point State Park include picnic tables with waterfront views, pier and floats for fishing and boating, and walking /cycling trails. Interpretive signs provide information on the military and maritime history of Fort Point.


      Lighthouse Rd,
      Stockton Springs, Maine 04981 USA

      Mailing address:
      Fort Point State Park
      c/o Bureau of Parks and Lands
      106 Hogan Road
      Bangor, ME 04401 USA

      Phone Numbers:

      Bureau of Parks and Lands
      +1 (207) 941-4014