A Day Trip to the Schoodic Peninsula

Dawn and I have a tendency of going on adventures. ‘Adventures’ meaning we get lost, but usually find something amazing along the way. We have a tendency to follow dirt mountain roads until they turn into footpaths, having to back our truck through the woods for a mile before we can turn around, or not …

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Participants in the Murder Mystery at Captain Nickels Inn

A Murder Mystery Weekend at Captain Nickels Inn

Take a Step Inside Our Special Event Recently we were thrilled to host our exciting Murder Mystery Weekend at Captain Nickels Inn! Though we can’t go back in time and give you a chance to join in on all the fun, we are excited to share the weekend with you so you can see the …

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Man standing on a rock overlooking Jordan Pond in Acadia national park

The Ideal Day Trip to Acadia National Park

Not only does our inn’s midcoast Maine location offer wonderful access to Penobscot Bay, but we’re also within driving distance for a perfect day trip to Acadia National Park. It is one of the most visited parks in America – and for good reason! If you’re planning a getaway to Maine, then you should put …

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A medley of summer squash

The Most Fun and Unique Fairs in Maine

Maine is a beautiful place to visit any time of year, but it really shines in the fall, when not only is foliage spectacular, but you’ll also find fairs and festivals that are uniquely Maine. These aren’t your average Maine attractions, but special events that you should include when planning your trip to Penobscot Bay! …

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Captain Nickels Inn ~ Summer 2020

We are so happy to welcome our guests to the inn again!

 

We are extremely thankful that our fabulous restaurants and our gorgeous National Parks have been opening!  It is starting to look a lot like a summer in Maine!  Maybe we have to stay just a bit farther away from everyone than we would like – but hey!  it is Maine… we like to spread out a bit anyways.