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Shackford Head State Park

Downeast Maine · Washington County

Located in the city of Eastport, Shackford Head State Park is a 90-acre peninsula that rises 173 feet above Cobscook Bay. The park features a 3.2-mile network of gentle hiking trails that lead to cobble beaches and scenic bluffs. Shackford Head is a great place to observe wildlife including, seals, bald eagles, songbirds, and migratory shorebirds. The Land for Maine’s Future Board supported the acquisition of Shackford Head in 1989.