Wells Beach in Maine. Waves lap the shore, with private residences lining the beach on a cloudless day.

Wells Beach Day Trip: Sun, Sand, and Seaside Adventures

When wanderlust grabs your attention, take a Wells beach day trip from Wolf Cove Inn. You’ll reach Wells, Maine’s third-oldest town, in under an hour. Known for its stunning natural beauty and miles of sandy beaches, Wells is recognized as the “friendliest town in Maine.” Spend the day frolicking in the ocean, shopping for antiques, …
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A map of Maine with part of New Hampshire with pin in approximate location of towns near Poland, Maine, where Wolfe Cove Inn is located.

Best Day Trips in Maine

One of the benefits of living in this part of the state is easy access to some of the best day trips in Maine. As we explore our new environs, we realize that there is so much to see and do within an hour’s drive of our lakeside inn in western Maine. And when we …
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Your Guide to Grafton Notch State Park in Maine

A little over an hour’s drive northwest of Wolf Cove Inn lies a breathtaking state park in the town of Newry. In fact, this little treasure delivers big time when it comes to scenic beauty, challenging hiking trails, and chance encounters with wildlife. Book your stay with us at the Wolf Cove Inn, start packing, …
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Wooden pedestrian walkway and covered bridge in Pondicherry Park

Best Day Trip to Bridgton Maine

There’s more to Maine than its rocky coastline and undulating peninsulas enveloped by ocean. To get to the heart of Maine, you must explore inland, which is our inspiration for this post – the best day trip to Bridgton, Maine. And Wolf Cove Inn, our bed and breakfast on Tripp Lake, is the ideal launching …
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Naples Maine Causeway surrounded by blue water and blue skies

Take a Day Trip to Naples Maine this Summer

Among the many fine things to see and do here in western Maine, taking a day trip to Naples Maine this summer deserves your considerable attention. Located in the heart of Maine’s lakes region, Naples is a short 20-minute drive from our bed and breakfast on Tripp Lake and well worth the journey. The causeway …
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Exterior view of the Maritime Musuem, a multi-story brick building with many windows, and arched entry

Day Trip to the Maine Maritime Museum

A day trip to the Maine Maritime Museum in nearby Bath ranks as one of our favorite ways to spend the day in any season. The museum first opened its doors in 1962. Now open 363 days a year, a visit to the 20-acre campus on the banks of the Kennebec River reveals much about …
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White lighthouse with red roof surrounded by rocks and crystal blue waters and skies

Scenic Day Trip to Portland Head Lighthouse

A scenic day trip to Portland Head Lighthouse in Maine should be on everyone’s bucket list, and here’s why. The Portland Head Lighthouse is the most photographed lighthouse in the state of Maine. First commissioned by George Washington in 1791, the lighthouse sits at the entrance to Casco Bay in the quaint village of Cape …
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Beautiful bridge across the water in brunswick maine in the fall

7 Reasons to Take a Day Trip to Brunswick ME

One of the beauties of living in the western lakes district of Maine is easy access to the coast. When you need a fix of salt air and sea breeze, take  day trip. We often head east to explore other regions and day-trip destinations to recommend to guests of our bed and breakfast in Poland …
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