The MAINE BIRDING TRAIL makes it easier to do-it-yourself. But nothing beats having someone along who is familiar with the local birds, including their songs, habits, and secret locations. Here are several.
Best Nests are hotels, motels, inns, B&Bs, resorts, and sporting camps of all styles and price ranges that are located close to sites on the Maine Birding Trail, offer excellent service and accommodations, and understand the unique needs of birders.
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Maine Audubon maintains
the state's e-mail listserv. It enables birders to post and receive
immediate alerts on unusual sightings, and view recent postings
Maine eBird customizes and brings home the benefits
of eBird to the Pine Tree State - for birders in the 21st Century.
Explore, post sightings, read reports.
VisitMaine.com is the most comprehensive tool for planning a Maine adventure. Sight-seeing, wildlife-watching, activities, packaged excursions, accommodations, and dining...all at one site. VIEW
The Maine Innkeepers Association
maintains a searchable database of accommodations in the state.
Maine Audubon and its chapters
organize much of the local birding activity in the state. All tours
and trips are open to the public. The annual pelagic bird trip in
the fall is a major highlight on the state's birding calendar.