The Birches Bed and Breakfast
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About the Birches Bed and Breakfast
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maine tourism association
acadia national park
The Birches Bed and Breakfast Local Resources
Below are resources that The Birches Bed and Breakfast believes will be useful to visitors in the area. Some of the resources are also a courtesy to our partners. If you visit them please let them know you found them on our site.
Acadia National Park
The Official Site of Acadia National Park - Acadia National Park is located in Maine on the rock- bound shore of Mount Desert Island. Here you will find granite cliffs side by side with sand, cobblestone beaches and glacier-carved mountains rising from the sea, cupping deep lakes in their valleys.
Acadia National Park Tours, Bar Harbor, Maine & Acadia National Park
Acadia Information Center- Complete vacation planning for Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, Downeast Maine and Atlantic Canada
Acadia Vacations - helpful information about Downeast Acadia with a third party evaluation on your vacation plans
Accommodation in United States - a guide to all kinds of accommodations.
A Downeast Guide - Maine's Online Vacation Guide
Blame It On Rio and the Caipirinha Bar - At the Dockside Inn - great seafood, steak, salads, soups with a Brazilian flair and Maine favorites such as lobster and lobster rolls. Great views of the harbor and the mountains. Dine inside or out every day except Tues - Lunch Thurs- Sun
Café Drydock & Inn - Café Drydock and Inn is located opposite the Village Green in the center of Southwest Harbor with harbor views. Walk to dining, shopping, bike rentals and the Harbor. Near Acadia National Park & Bar Harbor.
Causeway Club This semi-private club with a 9 hole course is open to the public from 7:30am to 6:30pm. The course features a club house, pull carts and water's edge picturesque views of Somes Sound. Fernald Point Road, Southwest Harbor, 244-7220
Deck House Restaurant and Cabaret Theater - 11 Apple Lane, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679 Phone: 207-244-5044 or 207-244-5045
Explore Maine You're about to discover how easy it is to travel throughout New England's largest state using alternative means of transportation. Here you'll find comprehensive information about the wide variety of reliable travel options that connect every corner of Maine. Whether you're vacationing, traveling for business or commuting to work; the Explore Maine Website is designed to help you make smart transportation choices.
Flying Mountain Artisans is an artist owned and operated Shop & Gallery located on Mount Desert Island, in Maine. Our shop offers a unique collection, the creative works of fifty coastal Maine artisans; unique art, fine crafts, gift ideas and keepsakes from your visit to Maine. 28 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine 04679
Explore Maine's ocean at the Mount Desert Oceanarium
I Love Inns
Island Explorer - features eight bus routes linking hotels, inns, and campgrounds with destinations in Acadia National Park and neighboring village centers. Clean propane-powered vehicles offer Mount Desert Island visitors and residents free transportation to hiking trails, carriage roads, island beaches, and in-town shops.
Maine - Find anything you want in Maine
Maine List - A Directory Listing for the entire State of Maine. Search by Category, Town, or Alphabetically for Maine web sites. You Can Get There From Here! 
Maine Scenic Highways
"Boasting one of the oldest Scenic Byway programs in the country, Maine offers travelers diverse landscapes such as the Western Mountains and the rugged Downeast coastline.Maine's Byways feature outstanding year-round recreation opportunities, well-preserved rural character, traditional arts and culture, abundant wildlife." Click here to view Maine Scenic Byways
Maine Tourism Association - Official Maine travel information: beaches, hotels, shopping, restaurants, white water rafting, fall foliage, snowmobiling, campgrounds, events, more.
Mansell Boat Rentals - We provide sailboat rentals, sailing lessons, motorboat rentals, captain services, and sightseeing tours for the Acadia National Park and Mount Desert Island area of Maine. Southwest Harbor, Maine
Penobscot Narrows Bridge Site - Great info about the surrounding area.
Planet BnB - Bed and Breakfast directory built by B&B Owners
Red Sky Restaurant - our goal is to provide an elegant dining experience without the usual stuffiness. 14 Clark Point Road, Southwest Harbor, Maine 04679 207-244-0476
Taking In Acadia National Park - National Geographic Article
The Captains Galley offers a take-out menu with an emphasis on fresh, locally caught seafood delicacies. All of our seating is at picnic tables outdoors on the dock with about half the seating protected from the weather...Southwest Harbor's oldest lobster pound
The Seal Cove Auto Museum is one of the best antique brass car collections in the world.
Southwest Cycle - Bicycle Rentals, Sales and Service - 70 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine, Phone: 207-244-5856
The Southwest Harbor / Tremont Chamber of Commerce
The Wendell Gilley Museum of Bird Carving - Founded in 1981, the Wendell Gilley Museum of Bird Carving is the major showcase for the work of world-renowned bird carver Wendell Gilley, a Southwest Harbor native who was one of the two or three recognized pioneers of this indigenous American art form.
Maine Office of Tourism - The official Web site of the Maine Office of Tourism, providing Maine tourism, vacation and travel information to the general public.
Maine Bytes Design

46 Fernald Point Rd.
Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
(207) 244-5182