Summer is almost upon us, which means it’s time to break out the golf clubs for another fun season. Boothbay Harbor lights up with activity when temperatures rise. Restaurants and resorts open their doors. Boat charters fire up their motors and raise their sails. Flowers bloom, and birds sing. But one activity sticks out among all the wonderful things about summer: golf. There are two accessible Maine golf courses within driving distance of Linekin Bay Resort, and we can’t wait to get playing. Keep reading to learn about why you should make Midcoast Maine your golf getaway destination.
1. Affordable Golf Courses near Portland, Maine
Taking a drive is one of the best ways to take in Maine’s beauty, so while you’re visiting Midcoast Maine, we highly recommend that you drive along the coast and explore some of our neighboring towns. All the different jagged shorelines and islands make each mile of scenery different from the last. The Wawenock Golf Club is just 20 miles up the coast from Linekin Bay Resort and just 60 miles from Portland. Since it’s a newer golf club, it has affordable prices and a laid back atmosphere. The nine-hole course is perfect for a quick game before or after lunch in Damariscotta.
2. Inland Midcoast Maine Golf Courses
For more woodsy Maine golf courses, head inland toward the Brunswick-Topsham region. The drive is gorgeous, and so is the Bath Golf Club. The clubhouse is a restored building from the 1850s, and its cute charm makes you feel worlds away from any stress in life.
Staying in Boothbay Harbor
These spectacular Maine golf courses, the Boothbay Harbor region and surrounding area is a putter’s paradise. You can wake up to the ocean breeze, grab a hearty breakfast, and head straight to the best golf courses in Maine for hours of fun. And when the game is over, the fun continues with the countless other outdoor activities in Midcoast Maine. If you’ve been searching for good golf courses near Portland, Maine, look no further than the Midcoast region! Get out of the city to play a round—or two or three—in the fresh air of Boothbay Harbor. Contact us to plan your next golf getaway.