March 3 – April 30: 9 am – 5 pm (Off Peak Season)
May 1 – June 15:  9 am – 6 pm (Peak Season)
June 16 – August 10:  9 am – 8 pm (Peak Season)
August 11 – September 15: 9 am – 7 pm (Peak Season)
September 16 – September 30: 9 am – 6 pm (Off-Peak Season)
October 1 – November 14:  9 am – 5 pm (Off-Peak Season)

During the Park Operating Season (April 1 through November 14), the Pedestrian Access Gate is closed at the Park closing hour (varies, see closing times). Access to the Park is available 24 hours a day to 24-Hour Access Pass holders only.

During Off-Peak Season (March 15 through April 30 and September 16 through November 14) the Park may not be staffed on a regular basis. The Pedestrian Access Gate will be open at 9:00 am and closed at the Park closing hour.

During Off-Season (November 15 through March 14) the Park is not staffed but the Pedestrian Access Gate will open at 9:00 am and close at 5:00 pm. Parking is only available on the street.



Learn to surf this summer with Surf Camp offering day camp for kids aged 9 to 15, and surf lessons for kids and adults of all ages. Go to their website for more information. http://www.surfcampme.com/

From June 10 through Labor Day, the Park has USLA certified Lifeguards on duty on sunny days. For your convenience changing rooms and bathroom facilities are located close to the beach.

Mainely Burgers are back for their fourth season serving creative burgers, sandwiches, salads and sides.


Sunny Days: 10am - 6pm
Cloudy Days: 10am - 2pm
Rainy Days: Closed

Groups: If your group will be ordering from Mainely Burgers, please give us advance notice to ensure that we have plenty of food to go around. Call the Scarborough Beach State Park office (207-883-2416) at least a day ahead to let us know approximately how may people are in your group. 


Rentals are available at the Main Lifeguard Stand

Chairs, umbrellas and boogie boards are available for $6.00 per day.

Surfboards - $20 Half Day | $35 Full Day

Stand Up Paddleboards* - $30 Half Day | $45 Full Day

Kayaks* - $30 Half Day | $45 Full Day

Half Day Rental Times: 9:00am - 12:30pm or 12:30 pm - 4:00pm

* Rental includes paddle and lifevest

Showers and toilets are available for beach visitors.