GPS Address:  20 Yates Street, Biddeford Maine, 04006

GPS Coordinates: 43.4471050, -70.3553723


Driving Directions from Interstate 95

  • From Rt #95 North and South.
  • Depart the turnpike at the Biddeford exit #32. (This exit only goes East which is the direction you want).
  • Go straight through the first light (Rt #111) to the second light (Rt. #1) and turn left onto Rt #1.
  • Go about one mile to the first light – turn right onto West Street (Burger King on corner).
  • Follow West Street until it dead ends into Rt #9 (about 5-6 miles).
  • Turn left onto Rt #9.
  • Go about 1 ½ miles to Rt. #208 turn right.
  • Go ½ mile until Rt #208 dead ends into Mile Stretch Road.
  • Turn left onto Mile Stretch Road. You are now in Biddeford Pool. (It takes about 25 minutes from the turnpike to Biddeford Pool).
  • Go about 1 mile on Mile Stretch Rd.
  • Turn left on to Yates St. (large tree with community sign board and white picket fence).
  • Yates street will end where it meets L.B. Orcutt Blvd. Vines Landing boat landing is located here in the village.
  • Parking
    • Don’t park in the boat and trailer parking spots at the landing.
    • Don’t park in the post office lot.
    • Don’t park in Goldthwaite’s Store lot.
    • Two hour parking is available along Yates street.
    • If nothing is available, go back up L.B. Orcutt, bearing left at the top of the hill. Go a little ways down L.B. Orcutt and you can park on either side of the road all along L.B. Orcutt (park facing the right direction or you may be ticketed). It is a quick walk back down L.B. Orcutt to Vine’s Landing.


Take a Tour

Reserve your spot on a lighthouse tour in July and August. Visit the “Make A Reservation” page to book your trip.


Intersted in volunteering? From tour guides, boat crew, fundraising, to landscaping, there are many opportunities to volunteer and enjoy the beauty of Wood Island.


Make a donation to help us restore and preserve Wood Island Lighthouse.


Contact Us

Friends of Wood Island Lighthouse
P.O. Box 26
Biddeford Pool, Maine 04006