A Rise & Shine  Bed & Breakfast

                     Near Augusta,Maine, but far from the ordinary!!!


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Antique Shops



Hallowell -  ten minute drive - (Maine's oldest city with many antique shops,  made-in-Maine craft stores, art galleries, restaurants)

Frost's Antiques - 737 Pond Rd. Wales  207 375-6291 

Lakeside Antiques - Rt. 202, East Winthrop 207 377-2616

The Vintage Violet   Main Street   Winthrop, Maine 207 377 3818 Antiques and collectibles, furniture, glassware and art.                           www.thevintageviolet@gmail.com


Great Golf Packages!!   Stay and Play!!

Springbrook Golf Club -  18 hole  on Route 202, Leeds, Maine  207 946-5900

A short drive from the bed and breakfast.  A Beautifully maintained golf course. It was once the hay farm for the Woolworths.  There are yardages for all classes of players from 4200 to 6100 and extremely interesting gardened surroundings.   Guests of A Rise and Shine get a  25% discount on greens fees and a cart discount.                                  http://www.angelfire.com/me2/springbrook/  

Cobbossee Colony Golf Course - nine hole-  Cobbossee Rd. in Monmouth and only five miles from the bed and breakfast.   Ph:  207 268 4182  Reasonable prices, friendly folks, family owned,  and great golfing.  Bed and Breakfast guests get a discount.                                   http://www.golfcobbossee.com/

The Meadows Golf Club  - 495 Huntington Hill Road,  Litchfield, Maine  Ph: 207 268-3000                    www.themeadowsgolfclub.com/                                         

Belgrade Lakes Golf Club      West Road  Belgrade Lakes, Maine               Ph:  207 495 4653    Spectacularly beautiful and scenic golf course.  Voted number one Maine public golf course.  A half hour drive from A Rise and Shine. http://www.belgradelakesgolf.com/   


For further information about nearby golf courses:        http://outdoors.mainetoday.com/golf/golfcourses2002.shtml


Boating, Canoeing, Kayaking, and Fishing

Collins Rentals -  290 Route 135 Winthrop, 207 933 4782 boats delivered and picked up from launch one mile from the bed and breakfast.  Pontoons, bass boats, ski boats, canoes and kayaks.                         www.collinsrental.com

Kennebec Adventure Cruise & Tour 1-888-538-6786


Fairs - August through early October

Monmouth Fair
Litchfield Fair
Windsor Fair 
Pittston Fair 
Common Ground Country Fair
                                                                  Fabric Arts Fair 

Flying Instruction and rental

Twitchell's Airport - 44 Airport Rd., Turner 225-3490 

Auburn Airport - 80 Airport Drive, Auburn 786-0631


Horseback Riding - Equestrian courses

C.F. Farm,  Monmouth,   trail riding by arrangement.  PH:  207 933 2433  Four miles from the bed and breakfast

Friendship Stables - Eight Rod Rd., Augusta 622-5047


Shopping - Retail - Mill Outlets - Specialty

L.L. Bean - Open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year 800-341-4341, ext. 17801
Freeport - famous for having the biggest names in retail and outlet stores as well as some of the most charming small shops.
                                                                                                        Marden's Salvage Store, Route 202, Great buys.. clothing, furniture, toys, shoes, household goods, etc.
Warumbo Mills Outlet  Lisbon Falls - Linens, including Laura Ashley Sheets!!                                                                                           

Wild Animals 

Animal Kingdom & Sanctuary - Rte 41. Mt. Vernon Tues-Sun 11am-5pm           A very non traditional farm raising and exhibiting  llama, lions, monkeys, camels, black bear, leopard, lemur, etc.  Ph:  207 293 4062

Maine Events Calendar

Maine Events Calendar Search
Maine's Official Fall Foliage Website 

Maine agricultural fairs calendar http://www.getrealmaine.com/visit/maine_fairs.html



A R i s e  &  S h i n e
bed  &  breakfast
19 Moose Run Dr. Rte 135, Monmouth,  Maine 04259
(207) 933 - 9876


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