Boating in Maine

Learn more about Maine’s boat registration requirements, state regulations, boating safety courses and best places to boat.

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Top Boating Spots in Maine

Sebago Lake State Park
This state park is a forested lakeside park on Sebago Lake with a paved boat ramp, ample parking, campsites, and long, sandy beach.
Lily Bay State Park
This park offers clear waters and relatively undeveloped shores that make it an appealing destination for boaters, fishermen seeking a taste of wilderness.
Rangeley Lake State Park
This state park is a good spot for the outdoorsy family looking for a lakeside camping, boating and fishing adventure.
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Boating Safety

Boat Safety Checklist

Boat Safety Checklist

Before you leave shore, take the time to read through this boat safety checklist.

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Boat Safety Equipment

Boat Safety Equipment

Learn about the essential boat safety equipment you should have on board at all times

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Boat Safety Courses

Boat Safety Courses

Education is one of the most important aspects of boating safely and responsibly.

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