- Published: Wednesday, 13 March 2019 16:29
- Written by Alpenglow Lights
Maine has 3,478 miles of coastline, which is more than the State of California. Including all of the islands, Maine is comprised of over 5,000 miles of coastline. Also, the Vacationland has 3,166 offshore islands. Here's a list of some of the top marinas in Maine.
Moose Landing Marina, Naples
Dubbed as "The Largest On-Water Boating Facility in the Lakes Region," Moose Landing Marina has 15 acres and 1,000 feet of frontage on Brandy Pond with access to Long and Sebago Lakes. They offer new and pre-owned boat sales, brokerage services, indoor and outdoor storage, dockage, valet, parts and service, launch ramp, boat transport, 200 deep water slips, and a large fleet of boat rentals.
The marina also has a well-stocked ships store and a 200-foot double fuel dock with pump out facility. Their parking space can accommodate up to 400 vehicles. They also offer boat storage at their 50,000-square foot, climate-controlled indoor storage facility. In addition to boat storage, they also accommodate the storage of cars, RVs, motorcycles, etc.
They are also an authorized dealer for different boat brands such as Yamaha Outdoors, Aqua Patio Pontoons, Brig Inflatables, Hurricane Deck Boats, Ranger Tugs, Regal Boats, Sanpan Pontoons, South Bay Pontoons, and Sweetwater Pontoons.
Dysart's Great Harbor Marina, Southwest Harbor
Situated in the heart of Acadia National Park, Dysart's Great Harbor Marina is a full-service marina that offers a number of shoreside facilities to help boaters stay as comfortable as possible. The marina's staff takes pride in ensuring every guest has the best possible stay and departs the marina docks with great cruising memories of Maine. They offer a superb home base to explore Acadia National Park.
This marina has 150 berth floating concrete docks, transient and seasonal storage for boats 30 to 180 plus feet. They also offer 30, 50, 100 AMP+3 phase shore power, line handling docking assistance, private showers, restrooms, picnic tables, barbeque grills, laundry machines, block and cube ice, ultra-low sulfur marine diesel fuel, and fresh water. Their other amenities include free wireless internet access, Mail, FedEx, and UPS Shipping, pump out facilities, a restaurant that serves breakfast and lunch, a seafood restaurant that serves dinner, 3G network coverage, shoreside crew accommodations for rent, and captain's house with harbor view for rent.
New Meadows Marina, Brunswick
A family-owned marina serving for three generations, New Meadows Marina is located on the New Meadows River, and they are easily accessible from Casco Bay and just minutes away from Route 1.
They are a full-service marina with gas, dockage, boat rentals, hauling and launching, a fully stocked marine store, full-service repairs, and more. They are the only certified Yamaha Key Dealer in Southern Maine.
Their staff has over half a century of experience working on all types of boats. Their technicians are certified by Yamaha to service all sizes of Yamaha motors. The marina offers all systems maintenance — from rewiring to plumbing. They also offer winter storage, fitted with shrinkwrap cover, and in the spring they re-commission boats to the manufacturer's standards, including painting, teak cleaning and oiling, boat cleaning, and waxing.
Other services include trailer repair, fiberglass boat restoration, wood refinishing, and certified Yamaha Outboard maintenance and repair.
DiMillo's Marina, Portland
Located in Portland's Old Port, DiMillo's Marina is easily accessible for your boating needs. They take pride in their boating services and experienced marine service professionals.
This marina offer services that include deep water access from the ocean, dockage for yachts up to 250 feet in length and drafts up to 25 feet, floating docks, 125 slips for transient, seasonal, and year-round storage, 30, 50, 100 AMP shore power, wireless internet access, cable TV, restrooms, laundry and pump-out, a ship store, car rentals and parking, yacht sales, and a gated, secured facility. Their marina staff is ready to serve their customers 7 days a week.
Buck's Harbor Marina, Brooksville
This marina is located in the heart of Penobscot Bay. Their marina dock, facilities, and mooring field are known for their protected, and peaceful deep-water harbor.
Their amenities and services include marine diesel and ethanol free gasoline, fresh water, pump-out, a marina ship store, wireless internet, washers and dryers, restrooms and showers.
Buck's Harbor Marina maintains and operates over 25 transient rental moorings, one of the largest in the Penobscot Bay.