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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)

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


Sunrise County Economic Council 


Machias, the Washington County Seat, and the surrounding area

Machias Bay Area Chamber of Commerce

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


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


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



Hancock County, our neighbor to the west

Hancock County, Maine

Schoodic Peninsula


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


Maine Hotels Motels - a travel and tourism directory for Maine

Traveller's Inn Hotels - Victoria BC hotels

Mountainside Luxury Resort - Victoria BC luxury resort overlooking the city

Seaside Luxury Resort - Exclusive Victoria BC resort with ocean views

Oceanfront Grand Resort - Grand Victoria BC hotel featuring suites with oceanfront

Vacation Inn Hotels - Great vacation getaway geared for the whole family

Victoria Attractions - Guide to Victoria attractions

Golfing Victoria - Find the best Victoria golfing at this site

Five Diamond Vacation Rentals - Find ideal Victoria bc vacation rentals

Boutique Suites -Character one bedroom suites with fireplace

Free Shuttle Bus - Traveller's Inn offers this service to all locations

TI Limousine - TI limo now offers a complete Victoria BC limousine service

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.


New Brunswick

Nova Scotia

Prince Edward Island