• Monhegan Island, Maine

      Ten miles off the coast of central Maine is a small island and artist colony: Monhegan Island. A 50-minute ferry ride out < of New Harbor will take you to the tiny village for a day of exploring art galleries, a visit to the museum, or hiking some of the 17 miles of trails./div>

      If you go:
      Ferries leave from New Harbor, Port Clyde and Boothbay Harbor. During the summer, the Hardy Boat leaves from New Harbor daily at 9 and 2, returning at 10:15 and 3:15. Fares are $32 adults, $18 children for a round trip ticket. Regular ferry service runs from mid-May to Columbus Day, coinciding with the best weather and most popular time to visit. Galleries have different days and hours of operations. Look for one of the bulletin boards to find the schedule. A trail map can be obtained on the ferry or in one of the gift shops.

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      Monhegan, Maine 04852 USA


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