Details for Falmouth Town Landing
Name

Falmouth Town Landing
Position

Display in The Interactive Cruising Guidebook
Average rating 4.0 stars from 4 reviews

Address Town Landing Road
Falmouth, ME 04105

Phone207-781-5253

After hours contact



Facility type

Marina - NO
Club - NO
Fuel - NO
Repair - NO
Municipal - YES
Other - NO

VHF channel



Web sitewww.town.falmouth.me.us

Email contact

police@town.falmouth.me.us

Owner, manager



Harbormaster



Dockmaster



Payments acceptedCredit cards - NO
Checks - NO

Payment info



Payment discounts



Operation (seasonal or year-round)
Seasonal

Additional info:

Approach

Northernmost of the three fairways marked on the outside of the Falmouth mooring field.

Tide

10

Current

Weak

Tide & current additional info



Depths

Approach: 15
Transient dockage: 10
Fuel dock: 10

Other depth info:

Dock typesWood - NO
Concrete - NO
Floating - YES
Fixed - NO
T/Alongside - NO
Other - NO

Additional info: Large dock for pick-up, drop-off, and short tie-up to walk to the country store. No overnight tie-ups.

Size restrictionsLOA max: Unknown
Beam max: Unknown

Other info:

Slips

Transient: Unknown
Total: Unknown
Transient price: Unknown

Other price info:

Moorings

Transient: Unknown
Total: Unknown
Transient price: Unknown

Other price info: See the harbor master for what is available.

AC power30 amp - NO
50 amp - NO
100 amp - NO

Additional info:

Pricing info:

Cable TV (and pricing)



Phone hookup (and pricing)



Water (and pricing)

Yes

Dinghy access

Yes - Large floating dock for short term tie up. No-overnight.

Liveaboard info



FuelGas: NOT AVAILABLE
Diesel: NOT AVAILABLE

Fuel brand:

Gas priceUnknown

Other price info:

Diesel priceUnknown

Other price info:

Propane



Pets welcomeYes

Other pet info:

Disability access

Yes

Launch service

No

Pump out

Yes

Ice

Yes - The corner store is 400 yards up Town Landing Road. Features ice cubes.

Trash

Yes

Showers

No

Heads

Yes - There is a porta potty.

Laundry

No

Grocery

Yes - Corner store 400 yards up Town Landing Road.

Hardware



Restaurants

Yes - A take out sandwich shop is 400 yards up road.

Bars

No

Hotels or motels



Repair capabilities

No - See the service board.

Haul out capabilities

No - See the service board.

Storage facilities



Fishing supplies



Chartering capabilities



Internet access



Boat ramp availability

Yes - Wide paved ramp with good depth from mid to high tide. Minimal to unusable at low tide for deeper draft boats.

Boats may be launched at the Town Landing Ramp, located at the end of Town Landing Road. This ramp is intended primarily for the use of non-commercial launching of recreational boats. Boats may not be launched from the public beach.

Non-commercial Boat Launching:
Residents may use the launch free of charge. Non-residents must purchase a launching permit from either the Town Clerk's Office or Town Landing Market. The fee is $10 for a daily permit or $50 for a season permit. Non-residents who have a current mooring in the harbor will receive a permit for one free launch and retrieval.

Commercial Launching:
Commercial launchers must purchase a permit from the Town Clerk's Office or Town Landing Market. The fee is $10 for one launch or $100 for a season permit.

The Harbor Master has the authority to prohibit the use of the public landing ramp if he deems it to be unsafe or likely to cause damage to the ramp.

Transportation



Other services



Attractions



Reviews for Falmouth Town Landing
Great stop for services, 2015-09-22
Captain: , United States (2523)

We needed to fill our water tank and called ahead to the dockmaster, who welcomed us to stop at the dock and fill up. He said our 52' trawler was the largest boat he's had there and asked us to come in only if the wind was light (it was). They also have a pumpout station which we did not need.

While we filled the tank I walked up the hill to the cute little market, which is well-stocked with the essentials if a bit pricey.

The friendly staff here (of law enforcement professionals) earn this facility high marks from this skipper.





Peaceful and Quiet Mooring Field, 2015-04-22
Captain: , Coconut Grove, FL (20)

My home port for 2 summers so far. Very peaceful place to spend the night. The only busy spot is the parking area at the dock. It is fairly protected that deep into Casco Bay and Clapboard Island blocks much wind and wave action. Free water and sanitary pumpout. Deeper draft boats (4ft +) be careful not to get caught at the inner dock at low tide. Tidal change is about 8ft but it feels like more. Town Landing Market (general store) just up the hill is excellent for groceries, sandwiches, and ice. There are no slips but transient moorings are available. Free dingy use at the dock - just use and quickly return to dock. I highly recommend FTL over any other marina or mooring in the Portland area. Very few lobster traps around to navigate through. Caution on the marine services next door - you will pay through the nose and then some. Approach from the SE just west of Clapboard island is easy going and good depth. Caution to watch your depth and charts approaching from the NE - nasty unmarked shoal between Clapboard and Sturdivant Islands.



We have kept our boat here for years. Friendly place with very limited parking, 2014-07-02
Captain: , Falmouth Maine (80)

Well kept pier and docks. Floating docks are available for temporary tie up. The Harbormaster Alan and his staff are first class. Parking is an issue. the small lot is for Falmouth residents only and there are only a couple of day spots close by. Other parking is quite a hike up the hill to find a place that its legal to park . Ask the harbormaster for directions. A sandwich beer shop with some limited groceries and excellent fresh lobster rolls is up a steep hill about 1/4 mile. All other stores and eateries require wheels.



Busy Place, 2012-07-30
Captain: , Berwyn (250)

Busy place on weekends. Limted parking and off site parking is a hike up the hill. Nice dock to pick up guests.

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