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South Portland Greenbelt Pathway, South Portland, ME 04106
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All reviews portland harbor kite flying great view car show kids run enjoy the view casco bay easy access kite festival watch the boats sunny day nice walking sea breeze fort gorges walk up green space little gem
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were on a cruise to see the Fall Foliage. While in port I rented a car to visit some local light houses. The first one on my list was in Bug Light Park. I put the address in my GPS and headed out. As...More

Thank JWGrayson
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful small lighthouse and views of the city, plenty of parking. Great place to sit and enjoy the views.

Thank tammyBaltimore_Md
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a nice large quiet park along the waterfront across the bay from commercial street area where the cruise ships and water taxis stop. This park was once part of a ship building industry back in WWII times with part of a frame of...More

Thank kayakergrl2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place to check out Portland harbor and watch boats going by. Easy parking and great place to walk dogs. There are different local events during the summer (outdoor family movies nights, car shows and kite flying contests, etc.). Quirky little lighthouse here and a...More

Thank Paula H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting park. Easy to find from downtown Portland area. There is a beautiful grassy area you could walk a dog or fly a kite. A lot of interesting history here.

Thank Audra C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful place to start a tour of Portland - near Liberty Ship monument, Costal Gun emplacement, Portland Headlight, great view of Cosco Bay and Bay traffic. Note on Bug Light - it is at the end of about a 100 ft walkway - the...More

Thank Bulldawg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another wonderful location for admiring the beauty of the coastline around Portland. Fantastic views. Plenty of free parking. A gorgeous restored lighthouse. Great for photos.

Thank Lin D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This lighthouse is definitely small, but there is more than the light. Many memorials, plenty of space to relax, bring a book, lunch and enjoy the bay. A place to just get away to the quiet.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bug light Park is a great place to visit. There is plenty of parking and places to sit and enjoy the outdoors. You can follow the path out to the light.

Thank 294steffanb
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

A beautifully peaceful park with views of the ocean, lighthouse and Portland. A perfect place for a picnic.

Thank Monaleese
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Jonathan P
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I cannot improve on the previous answers. I believe they cover the situation. Have fun.
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Response from Jack M | Reviewed this property |
Porta toilet nearby.