Sebago Lake State Park

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Sebago Lake State Park
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
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Witch Cove Beach
Map showing the location of Sebago Lake State Park
Map showing the location of Sebago Lake State Park
Location in Maine
Location Cumberland, Maine, United States
Coordinates 43°55′19″N 70°34′37″W / 43.92194°N 70.57694°W / 43.92194; -70.57694Coordinates: 43°55′19″N 70°34′37″W / 43.92194°N 70.57694°W / 43.92194; -70.57694[1]
Area 1,342 acres (5.43 km2)[2]
Elevation 269 ft (82 m)[1]
Established 1938
Operator Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
Website Sebago Lake State Park

Sebago Lake State Park is a public recreation area encompassing 1,342 acres (543 ha) on the north shore of Sebago Lake in the towns of Naples and Casco, Cumberland County, Maine. It opened in 1938 as one of Maine's original five state parks.[3] The mostly forested park is divided into east and west sections by the Songo River.[4] It is managed by the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry.

Activities and amenities

The park offers 250 campsites in two campgrounds, Naples Beach and Witch Cove, each with beaches and boat ramps. Boating and swimming are also available at the day-use area in the park's east section. Other park features include hiking trails and roadway biking.[3]

References

  1. ^ a b "Sebago Lake State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "State Parks, State Historic Sites and Public Reserved Lands" (PDF). Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry. September 2016. Retrieved July 17, 2017.
  3. ^ a b "Sebago Lake State Park". Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry. Retrieved July 25, 2014.
  4. ^ Johnston, Robert (September 2002). "Geology of Sebago Lake State Park". Maine Geological Survey. Retrieved July 17, 2017.

External links

  • Sebago Lake State Park Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
  • Sebago Lake State Park Map Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
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