Frye Island, Maine is a place that many people love to visit and call home. It is fairly new, having become a town in 1998. Firstly, Frye Island is in the famed Sebago Lake. Sebago Lake is the second largest lake in all of Maine. Frye Island is known for its wonderful ambiance due to the fact that it is an island and many residents treat it like a vacation destination. Some interesting attributes about Frye Island is the fact that there is just so much to do on the island for all types of different individuals. Some popular activities include golfing, tennis, swimming, and of course, boating. There is also the famed Frye Island Walk/Run Race which is held once a year during the summer. On the island, there are 2 marinas, several recreational facilities, many public beaches which are beautiful to behold, a convenience store, an ice-cream shop, a golf club complete with a lounge, and a tasty restaurant, Frye’s Leap Cafe.
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Frye Island offers the chance for residents to live in a vacation paradise due to the beauty that surrounds them. Frye Island only has an area of about 1.5 miles wide and 2.5 miles long and has a very small population. Frye Island can be reached by a public car ferry boat or by a private boat. The ferries run every half hour and are owned and operated by the town of Frye Island. The ferry trip only takes about 7 minutes. Frye Island has an interesting history being named after Captain Joseph Frye. The legend goes that Captain Joseph Frye escaped from a tribe of Native Americans. Frye Island is home to several majestic waterfront properties and Independence Day is the most celebrated holiday on the island complete with epic fireworks that can be seen either on land or on a boat. Search for Frye Island Maine real estate below.