You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe

Metro

Many lament potential loss of access to Maine beach

KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine — As she walked her yellow Lab along a frigid Goose Rocks Beach Thursday, Pam Reynolds surveyed the broad, curved stretch of sand and sadly shook her head.

Sections of her neighborhood beach, a summer treasure for generations and a jewel of Maine’s southern coast, were declared private property this week in what could prove to be a far-reaching court decision. The prospect of losing access to parts of the lovely shore and having its 2-mile stretch interrupted was devastating.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week