Thorndike is a quiet community with a large Amish population that continues its agricultural traditions. The town offers many historic buildings from its settlement in 1772 and several small waterways like Halfmoon Stream that offer fishing, canoeing, and picnicking.

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  • Thorndike is the birthplace of Alden Joseph Blethen (1845-1915), a 20th-century┬ámedia baron