The Conductor's Retreat
Kenneth Kiesler's conducting retreat is held annually at Medomak Retreat Center.

Tidal charts for the Maine coast

The Maine Online Sportsman Electronic System - The easiest way to get a fishing license before coming to camp.

Medomak Camp is accredited by The American Camp Association. To find out more check out their website.

Pictures of and information about towns close to Washington

Pictures or Pemaquid light house (most photographed spot in Maine)

Town of Union Historical Society

The Official Flag of Washington, Maine

Local Business

Liberty Graphics
Everyone's favorite 2 dollar t-shirts

Excellent community radio station broadcasted out of Blue Hill

L.L. Bean

Spruce Mountain Blueberries excellent blueberry chutney and other blueberry things.

Cellar Door Winery

Hope Spinnery is a small wind-powered fiber processing mill a few miles inland from the Coast of Maine in the town of Hope Maine. The owner, Bill Huntington, is our lead instructor at our Knitting Retreat.

Seacolors is a source for high-quality wool. All their yarns are sun dyed in seawater using colors inspired by nature. Their wool is grown on the backs of fine-wooled sheep and goats still grazing on the hills of our farmstead in Maine. The farm is located in Washington Maine.

Black Locust is a Bed and Breakfast and cashmere goat farm located in Washington Maine.

Savage Oakes Winery a great place to stop on box lunch day!

Cellar Door Winery another local vineyard to visit on Wednesday.

Sweet Grass Local wines and distilled brandies and gin.

Moody's Diner featured on CBS's Sunday gotta try the pie. Check out the Four Berry Pie, yummy!

A local potter who spends half her year in Japan and the other half in the town of Washington. Lucky us! Her pottery is beautiful and definitely worth checking out.

Union pottery - Hand painted stoneware this quaint shop is close to camp. A perfect spot to pick up a Maine

A-1 Diner in Gardiner Maine, 30 minutes from camp, has been highlighted on the Food Network's popular show Diners, Drive-ins and Dives.

Family Style rustic lodge, right on the lake

Local Bed and Breakfast in the town of Washington

Dave's favorite place to eat on his day off.
Locally sourced produce, pick your own berries and ice cream, too! Best hamburger in the mid-coast!

Other neat things

Old farmer's almanac--good stuff about New England

Chamber of Commerce & Associations

Information on Bar Harbor/Acadia National Park area

Town of Belfast chamber of commerce site

The Maine Office of Tourism offical website.

Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, of which we are members, has great info on regional businesses and attractions.

Union Chamber of Commerce has interesting facts on the towns of Washington, Appleton, Hope and Union.

The Greater Portland Convention & Visitors Bureau

local attractions

Farnsworth Museum and Wyeth Center in Rockland, Maine

Baxter State Park/Mt. Katahdin

Maine Lobster Festival - if you're coming to camp at the end of July or the beginning of August you might want to plan a side trip to the festival.

Windjammer Schooner Tours out of the beautiful town of Camden.

Owl's Head Transportation Museum

Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse

Rockland Golf Course 1/2 hour from camp

Samoset Golf 1/2 hour from camp

Birch Point State Park - One of our camper's favorite box lunch day destinations. Great tidal pools where the pines meet the Atlantic ocean.

A great, and very reasonably priced outfitter to hire for sea kayaking in the Camden harbor.

Monhegan Island is an artist colony with plenty of walking trails. Drive to the coastal town of Port Clyde and visit the lighthouse highlighted in the film "Forrest Gump", stop in to the Dipnet for a lobster roll & root beer and take the Laura B to Monhegan Island.

Dating to the 1700's, one of the United States' oldest surviving wooden military buildings can be found at Old Fort Western. This is a National Historic Monument located in Augusta, Maine.

Camden Hills State Park has beautiful views of Penobscot Bay and groomed trails for hiking. Head into town to Cappy's for their clam chowder for lunch.

North Atlantic Blues Festival - Normally held the second week in July in Rockland. A fun weekend of great music!

The Maine Museum in Augusta