Scarborough Beach State Park: Scarborough Beach offers some of the best swimming in New England. Water temperatures remain warm throughout the summer months making this state park a popular spot for locals and visitors alike.
Higgins Beach: Just north of Prouts Neck and Old Orchard Beach and south of Crescent Beach State Park, is Higgins Beach. Visible at low tide, is an 1897 shipwreck that captivates visitors. Bask in the relatively warm waters or enjoy a leisurely stroll along the half-mile shoreline.
Pine Point Beach: Pine Point Beach (Hurd Park) in Scarborough extends for four miles along Saco Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, from the jetty at the mouth of the Scarborough River to Old Orchard Beach. You’ll find plenty of room to relax on the beach, swim, play Frisbee or catch, or take a stroll along the beach to search for shells and driftwood.