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Links to Important Area Sites

This page contains different links to information on Washington County and the surrounding area.  If you have not visited the county before, we recommend you begin with our Attractions Page, and the first two web sites below.  If you have visited already, we hope you find useful the information we have developed (Events, Lighthouses, Antique Dealers, Newspapers, Visit Canada) and the links below in gathering additional information.

 

Washington County, Maine

Coastal Way Down East - from Machias, through Lubec (and Campobello Island, NB) to Eastport and on to Calais (and St. Stephen, NB)    www.coastalwaydowneast.com

The Quoddy Loop, from Lubec, Maine, through Eastport, Calais, and St. Stephen, to St. Andrews, New Brunswick   www.quoddyloop.com

 

Sunrise County Economic Council 

 

Machias, the Washington County Seat, and the surrounding area

Machias Bay Area Chamber of Commerce

www.machiasblueberry.com

While visiting Machiasport, check out the Captain Cates Bed and Breakfast

 

Lubec, the easternmost community in the continental USA

West Quoddy Head Light Keepers Association

www.visitlubecmaine.com

 

Campobello Island, between Lubec and mainland New Brunswick

Campobello Island, New Brunswick, Canada

Roosevelt Campobello International Park, Campobello Island

 

Grand Manan Island, between Lubec and Nova Scotia

Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick, Canada  

 

The Cobscook Bay area, from Lubec to Eastport

Cobscook Bay Area Chamber of Commerce

 

The Down East Spring Birding Festival

 

Eastport, the easternmost city in the continental USA

Eastport Area Chamber of Commerce

www.eastportme.info

 

Deer Island, the island between Eastport and mainland New Brunswick

Deer Island Tourism Association

 

Calais, Washington County's commercial center, and the surrounding area

St. Croix Valley Chamber of Commerce

Saint Croix Island International Historic Site

 

St. Stephen, the Canadian border city across from Calais

St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Canada

 

The Grand Lake Stream area, in north-central Washington County

Grand Lake Stream Chamber of Commerce

 

The East Grand Lake area, in northern Washington County

East Grand Lake Area Chamber of Commerce

 

Our Maine Neighbors

 

Aroostook County, our neighbor to the north

Aroostook County, Maine (tourism)

Aroostook County, Maine

Aroostook County, Maine (Northern Maine Development Commission)

 

Penobscot County, our neighbor to the northwest

Penobscot County, Maine

Bangor

 

Hancock County, our neighbor to the west

Hancock County, Maine

Schoodic Peninsula

Ellsworth

Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park

 

 

Other sites with information on Maine that you might find interesting and/or useful.  These include:

The Maine Tourism Association

The Maine Office of Tourism  

www.state.me.us

www.maine.info

 

Maine Hotels Motels - a travel and tourism directory for Maine
www.mainehotelsmotels.com

Traveller's Inn Hotels - Victoria BC hotels
www.travellersinn.com

Mountainside Luxury Resort - Victoria BC luxury resort overlooking the city
www.mountainsideluxuryresort.com

Seaside Luxury Resort - Exclusive Victoria BC resort with ocean views
www.seasideluxuryresort.com

Oceanfront Grand Resort - Grand Victoria BC hotel featuring suites with oceanfront
www.oceanfrontgrandresort.com

Vacation Inn Hotels - Great vacation getaway geared for the whole family
www.vacationinnhotels.com

Victoria Attractions - Guide to Victoria attractions
www.victoriaattractions.com

Golfing Victoria - Find the best Victoria golfing at this site
www.golfingvictoria.com

Five Diamond Vacation Rentals - Find ideal Victoria bc vacation rentals
www.fivediamondvacationrentals.com

Boutique Suites -Character one bedroom suites with fireplace
www.boutiquesuites.com

Free Shuttle Bus - Traveller's Inn offers this service to all locations
www.freeshuttlebus.com

TI Limousine - TI limo now offers a complete Victoria BC limousine service
www.tilimo.com

Our Canadian Neighbors

The State of Maine borders the Canadian provinces of Quebec and New Brunswick.  New Brunswick is your entry into "Atlantic Canada" -- Canada's four eastern provinces:  New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador.  Prospective visitors can click below to get information on Quebec and the Atlantic Canada provinces.

Quebec

New Brunswick

Nova Scotia

Prince Edward Island

Newfoundland