Damariscotta is centrally located on midcoast Maine, 1hr beyond Portland, 1/2hr to Boothbay Harbor & Camden – Rockland, 2hr to Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor.
BY CAR From the South:
Follow Route 1 North and take the exit for Damariscotta/Pemaquid Peninsula. Continue on Business Route 1, bearing right at the brick church towards downtown. The River Tripper (big red boat) is located at Schooner Landing Marina, which will be on your right-hand side, right after the bridge.
Maine Eastern Railroad makes stops in Newcastle on weekends … at least they did last year …
Follow Route 1 South and take the exit for Damariscotta/Business Route 1. Continue through two traffic lights to reach the center of town. The River Tripper (big red boat) is located at Schooner Landing Marina, which will be on your left, right before the bridge.
The largest and nearest airport is the Portland International Jetport which is located in Portland, Maine. About 40 min away there are smaller airports in Wiscasset and Rockland.