Executive Director and Board President display Hannaford Helps bag

Here we go! Beginning this Sunday, December 1st, every Hannaford Helps Bag sold at the Hannaford store location at 107 Wells Plaza, Wells ME will generate a $1 donation during the month of December to support Marginal Way Preservation Fund! Hannaford Helps bags with the “Good Karma” message can be found on the reusable bag … Read more >

Renewal for Storm Battered Marginal Way

York County Coast Star published a great article about the damage done by the March nor’easter and progress and plans to finish repairing that damage. OGUNQUIT – The series of March Nor’easters that pummeled the Maine coastline caused nearly half a million dollars in damage to the Marginal Way in Ogunquit, shifting and eroding rocks, … Read more >

Marginal Way dedicates Plaque Three

On Saturday, June 23, 2018, donors and guests from all over the country gathered at the Memorial Plaque Site on the Marginal Way to dedicate the newest plaque, Plaque Three which was filled at the end of 2017 with its 25th donor. Executive Director, Jeanne Roche, and Executive Board Chair, Paul Breen, both spoke, expressing … Read more >

The Marginal Way voted one of the Ten Best Places to Visit in Maine

The Marginal Way, a mile-long footpath hugging the Ogunquit coast, is one of New England’s most beloved coastal walks. The paved path edges the Atlantic, passing rocky coves, quiet beaches and stellar sea views. The path’s 39 strategically placed benches offer plenty of opportunities to stop and take in the views.
Photo courtesy of Ben Hershenson, MWPF Board Vice President 2017

Important Notice about Marginal Way Repairs

A section of the Marginal Way between Benches #10 (@ the Lighthouse) and bench #12 will be closed for a two week period to facilitate reconstruction of the eroded embankment and the installation of a new revetment .The date for start of construction will be announced inn the next few days.

Detour signs will be posted to advise walkers of an alternate route while this construction is underway .