Helpful Links for boat owners and fishermen:

Biddeford Saco Chamber of Commerce

Find additional information on local attractions and history. From the mouth of the river boats have access to Saco Bay, Casco Bay, Biddeford Pool, Kennebunkport and Cape Elizabeth. The Saco River is picturesque and prominent in Maine history. 

Coast Guard Auxiliary

Offering advice, training, and tips on safe boating.  The USCG Auxiliary is the offical  educational resource of the United States Coast Guard with branches in each state, run primarily by volunteers. 

Department of Marine Resources

This is the governing body for the state's sport fishing industry.  You can find all the information you'd need to know on Maine's saltwater sport fishing here, from rules and lisencing requirements to recommned baits to use, and more. 

Friends of Wood Island Lighthouse

Over 200 years of maritime history has taken place at Wood Island Lighthouse.   This landmark sits in Saco Bay, not far from the mouth of the Saco River. 

Maine Harbors

Local resource for current weather and tidal reports.

Maine Marine Trades Association

MMTA provides quality programs and services, such as educational and training programs focusing on workplace safety, environmental compliance and technical training. MMTA sponsors the Maine Clean Boatyards & Marinas Program.

Saco Bay Tackle

Receive the latest advice and information for the fishing season, plus convenient online shopping. 

Southern Maine Marine

A full service boatyard specializing in boat hauling, boat storage, outboard repairs, and marine parts in York County. 

US Harbors

Local tide charts and weather information, based on readings from Camp Ellis.   
Glenhaven Circle East, Saco, ME. 04072