The City of Portland, ME
Portland is a popular city in the state of Maine with a total of 63,008 residents living there. Portland is ranked as the first most populated city in Maine and the 479th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Cumberland County. The largest nearby city to Portland is Lewiston, approximately 23 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Portland, including Riverview Pub, Chuck Wagon Restaurants, Worthley Pond Variety & Restaurant, Franchetti's Home Town Variety and Carriage House Cafe. For a larger selection of Portland restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Portland Museums, Golf Courses and/or Ski Resorts, including the Turner Highlands Country Club, Sandy River Golf Course, The Norlands, Titcomb Mountain and Springbrook Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Portland please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Portland:
- Auburn - Lewiston Municipal Airport (LEW)
- Augusta State Airport (AUG)
Portland, Maine Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Portland experiences an average high temperature of 58 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 37 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.4 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Portland with daytime temperatures averaging 75 degrees in the summer, and 34 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Portland to receive an average of 3.82 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.25 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 103 degrees in the summer and as low as -39 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Portland should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 56 degrees, and nighttime lows of 37.
Portland, Maine Attractions
1Apple Valley Golf Course - Saco,
The Apple Valley Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Androscoggin County Maine. designed by Arthur David Chapman is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 207-784-9773. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 316 Pinewood Rd, Saco, ME 4240
2Apple Valley Golf Course - Lewiston,
The Apple Valley Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Androscoggin County Maine. This course is located in the city of Lewiston, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 207-784-9773.
Address: 316 Pinewood Rd, Lewiston, ME 4240
3Bates College Museum of Art - Lewiston,
The Bates College Museum of Art is an art museum at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.
4Belgrade Lakes Golf Club - Belgrade Lakes,
The Belgrade Lakes Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Kennebec County Maine. Built in 1998, this Belgrade Lakes course designed by Clive Clark is open mar 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: West Rd, Belgrade Lakes, ME 4918
5Black Mountain of Maine - Rumford,
Black Mountain of Maine is a ski resort in Rumford, Maine which is most famous for its Nordic skiing facilities, and has hosted several national cross-country skiing championships on its 17 km of trails.
6Bowdoin College Museum of Art - Brunswick,
The Bowdoin College Museum of Art is an art museum that is situated in Brunswick, Maine. Included on the National Register of Historic Places, the museum is located in a building on the campus of Bowdoin College designed by the architectural firm McKim, Mead, and White.
7Dry Mills Schoolhouse - Gray,
The Dry Mills Schoolhouse is the last standing single-room schoolhouse in Gray, Maine. It was built around 1857 and operated as a schoolhouse until 1958. The house and original granite slab foundation have since been moved to Maine Wildlife Park Road. In the early 1990s it was restored to its original condition except for an outhouse that used to be attached to the building. The restorations cost about $12,000.
8Fairlawn Golf Club - Poland,
The Fairlawn Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Androscoggin County Maine. Built in 1960, this Poland course designed by Chic Adams is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 207-998-4277. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 434 Empire Rd, Poland, ME 4274
9Fox Ridge Golf Club - Auburn,
The Fox Ridge Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Androscoggin County Maine. Built in 2001, this Auburn course designed by Carol Myshrall, Jr. is open apr 15 to nov 15. For tee time information call the pro shop at 207-777-4653. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt required.
Address: 550 Penley Corner Rd, Auburn, ME 4210
10Frye Island Golf Course - , Frye Island,
The Frye Island Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Cumberland County Maine. Built in 1971, this Frye Island course designed by Geoffrey Cornish is open apr 1 to nov 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 207-655-3551. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1 Sunset Dr, Frye Island, ME 4071
Portland, Maine Hotels
9The Perennial Inn Rumford Point
141 Jed Martin Road
Rumford Point, ME
Portland, Maine Restaurants
This is a list of Portland Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Bar & Grill Restaurants, Pizza Restaurants and Chinese Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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