“Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.”
― Ralph Waldo Emerson
Arrive at Point Lookout, with plans to stay a few days and leave with memories that will last a lifetime. Situated on 387 acres of picturesque mountainside terrain overlooking Penobscot Bay, in Maine’s scenic Mid-Coast region, the grounds at Point Lookout are reminiscent of a nature preserve. Surround yourself with a true authentic Maine experience, while taking in the sights, sounds and splendor of the area around you. Regardless your passion, Point Lookout has something to excite and inspire you.
Nature lovers and outdoor enthusiast appreciate the natural beauty of our wooded property. Weaving its way through and around the grounds are 3.8 Miles are hiking trails that provide ample opportunities to connect with nature. From the giant Maine pine trees, to the red granite boulders, and down to the rocky shore of our private beach access, you will enjoy being surrounded by many of the natural features Maine is renowned for. Take photographs of the exotic plant life along the trails, keep your eyes out for some of our Maine wildlife neighbors such as wild turkeys, porcupines, moose, fox and more. Bring along your binoculars because you will have a chance to see a variety of birds, both indigenous and migratory, as the call the area surrounding the grounds their home.
Travelers can look forward to a truly unique vacation experience when staying at Point Lookout. Enjoy the best of both worlds. Great outdoor camping experience fused with great resort style amenities. Choose from one of our authentic Maine pine log cabins – one, two or three bedrooms, and enjoy all of the comforts of a fine hotel or bed and breakfast, along with the added space and conveniences of a fully furnished cabin complete with kitchen, refrigerator, stove, microwave, screened in front porch, cable television and wireless internet access.
Guests of Point Lookout enjoy access to a wealth of indoor and outdoor recreation activities. Enjoy a morning game of tennis, hiking, biking, kayaking, horseshoes, disc golf and more while taking in the fresh mountain air. Should the day be cool or rainy, come inside and enjoy our state-of-the-art fitness and recreation complete with racquetball and squash courts, billiards, ping pong, basketball or volleyball in the gymnasium. Play a few frames of bowling in our eight lane bowling alley, complete with foosball and video game arcade. Enjoy a round of disc golf on our 18 hole course. We also keep a supply of card and board games on hand for you to enjoy.
Point Lookout is surrounded by a number of quaint Maine coastal towns including Camden, Rockland, Belfast, and Bar Harbor offering visitors plenty of options for shopping, dining and entertainment. During the winter, enjoy downhill and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, toboggan sledding, ice fishing, and ice skating. Local summer activities include golfing, sailing, whale watching, and more. Year-round, there are plenty of great choices for things to do. Visit one of the many art galleries, state and national parks, lighthouses and museums, all just a short drive from the Point Lookout Resort and Conference Center.