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Peaks to Portland, A Swim for Kids

Sat July 20, 2024

Peaks Island, ME 04108 US Directions

July 20, 2024

Calling all open water swimmers! The Peaks to Portland, one of the world's oldest swims, is making its return this year. This historic 2.4-mile challenge traverses the scenic Casco Bay from Peaks Island to Portland's East End Beach. Whether you're a seasoned competitor or a recreational swimmer looking for a unique adventure, the Peaks to Portland offers an unforgettable race experience that benefits the YMCA of Southern Maine.

Sign Up To Swim!

Participate in the 2.4 mile swim and help support the YMCA of Southern Maine!


Sign Up To Help!

We are looking for volunteers to help with setup, event activities, break down, clean up, parking, and anything else under the sun! Help us make this event a success by donating some of your time in support of the event.



The YMCA of Southern Maine challenges all of our participants to some friendly competition for this great cause! Each fundraising level unlocks more swag from L.L. Bean up to and including custom event water bottles, totes, towels, and airlight pullovers!

Support a Swimmer

Help support friends and family by contributing directly towards their donation goals.


Peaks to Portland Fundraising Goal


Raised of $100,000


Top Individuals (190)

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Ian Leslie

$3,270.00 raised of $5,000.00

Francisco Guzman

$1,600.00 raised of $7,500.00

Andrew Flynn

$1,426.00 raised of $500.00

Tim Wallace

$1,341.00 raised of $2,000.00


David Gow

$1,091.00 raised of $400.00

Event Day

Thank You Sponsors!


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