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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Park
“View this Fort from the Bucksport waterfront about 20 minutes south of the Cottage. Drive across the Penobscot Narrows Bridge and go visit the Fort for a great tour of history. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Bridge
“View this bridge from the Bucksport waterfront about 20 minutes south of the Cottage, and drive to the far side at the Fort Knox area and go up into the highest bridge observatory in the WORLD! Great views await at the top. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Mt Waldo is a great little mountain close enough for a solid day or even half day hike up and down the mountain!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“The Penobscot Narrows Bridge and Observatory is the crown jewel of coastal Maine, offering spectacular 360-degree views of the Penobscot River and Bay, the Maine countryside and the distant western mountains. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“ucksport House of Pizza is the closest pizza place. There is no pizza delivery to Surry.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“The Meadow Farm HRS Sanctuary comprises 475 acres of abandoned farmland in the form of woods, rolling hills, and dry and wet meadows. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Route
“Nothing quite like a 300-year old granite fort built to defend against the French, then the British, then the Germans –”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
“Tozier's is a friendly family-run variety store that offers very good made-to-order sandwiches. And, when you're there, ask for 'Terry' (he's my beloved brother!)”
  • 1 local recommends
Laundry Service
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends