Penobscot Narrows Observatory and Fort Knox: On the campus of Fort Knox State Historic Site, 711 Fort Knox Road, Prospect, Maine 04981, 207-469-7719, http://fortknox.maineguide.com May 1 – June 30: 9 AM to 5PM, July 1 – August 31: 9AM to 6PM, September 1 – October 31: 9Am to 5 PM. This is the bridge you cross when you come from Belfast. On a clear day, it’s definitely worth a visit. Check the webpage for admission rates.
MacLeod’s Restaurant and Pub: 93 Main Street, Bucksport, Maine 04416, 207-469-3963. For a town that is limited in restaurant offerings, this isn’t bad. Good burgers.
Harbor View Grille: 96 Main Street, Bucksport, Maine 04416, 207-469,3396, Wednesday – Sunday: 7 AM – 8 PM, Breakfast served daily until noon. Located in an unprepossessing building, the food is surprisingly good, the waitstaff is friendly and the view is nice.
The Alamo Movie Theater: 85 Main Street, Bucksport, Maine 04416, 207-469-0924 Ticket prices: General Admission $6 (18-61 years), Seniors $5 (62 and up), Students $5 (2-17). Check the website for what is currently playing.