Enjoy your Piece of Maine for a family vacation, a quiet getaway for two or a large family get together. Fall asleep to the calls of the loons. Watch as an eagle swoops down to catch his dinner or a mother duck keeping her ducklings close at hand. Feel the serenity of Upper Patten Pond, while kayaking and canoeing around the many coves and inlets. Find your own secret fishing spot for the big one that didn't get away.
Children and pet friendly home with beautiful landscaped yard making it's way to the shore front. Master bedroom with balcony and private bath, granite counter tops, large deck overlooking a fire pit and private dock. The house has something for everyone. Wireless internet, satellite T.V., game room with pool table and darts. Looking for something a bit more cozy? Cuddle up in front of the large stone fireplace in the grand room or next to the hearth in the dining room w/gas stove. All towels & linens supplied, just bring your clothes and sense of adventure.
Upper Patten Pond is just 15 min to Ellsworth, the gateway to Downeast Maine, grocery stores, restaurants, LL Bean outlet, and Super Walmart. Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor are only 30 miles away, with hiking/biking trails, shops and several restaurants awaiting you. Take a ride on the Whale Watcher or a lobster boat and watch as the captain shows how the local lobstermen make their daily living. See seals, porpoises, and possibly a whale or two.
Head downeast to Schoodic Penninsula and see small fishing towns with local stores and restaurants. Winter Harbor Lobster Festival in August is always a good time. Lobster boat races, good food, crafts and a parade to end an eventful day.
Leaving this spacious home, with large yard, swimming, boating, private dock and fishing will be a challenge. Spend a rainy day browsing the huge selection of books and the famous 'Chicken Barn or antiqueing at the shops in town.
'Out to Camp'-Upper Patten Pond is spacious, luxurious, yet relaxing. Canoeing, kayaking and fishing in the early morning with the loons is a great way to start any day. Patten Pond is 3 miles long and 1 mile wide with coves and inlets waiting for you to explore. The calming and serene feeling you get from this vacation home is the answer to your busy, hectic routine at home. Come enjoy the beauty and forget the hustle and bustle you left behind