Long ago Native Americans used lobsters as bait or to fertilize their fields. They were so plentiful along the shores that during colonial times lobster was primarily considered “poverty food.” It was served to prisoners
Whaleback Light Location: Portsmouth, NH Nearest Town: Kittery, ME Accessibility: Can be seen from many spots on shore, including Fort McClary and Fort Foster in Kittery, Fort Constitution in Portsmouth, NH, and Great Island
Take a leisurely day’s drive along the route, or plan for several day-trips to explore stops along the route. We begin in Old Orchard Beach, along Route 9, where the historic pier and amusement park
"Lafayette Hotels has pledged 2 million dollars to the Lafayette Family Cancer Center in Brewer, Maine – one million to help fund the building and one million to endow a fund to do cancer research.