Maine's Lakes & Mountains
Maine's Lakes & Mountains Region of Maine boasts a unique set of activities and opportunities ideal for reveling in the area’s natural bounty. Home to some of the best fishing, skiing and hunting in New England, the Lakes & Mountains Region is a bona fide mecca to the great outdoors.
- For those visitors who don’t feel like they’re on vacation until they sense a tug on the end of their line, the mountain streams of Flagstaff or the waters of Rangeley Lakes won’t disappoint. Mainers have been expert fly fishers for over 100 years, and they’ll be happy to share some tips with both new and experienced anglers.
- For those Maine converts who return year after year to ski the slopes of the Lakes & Mountains Region, our ski resorts and lodges await your arrival. Here’s where you’ll find Sunday River, Saddleback and Sugarloaf, which are among New England’s best skiing destinations.”
- There’s a rich cultural heritage here, too, amid the wilderness. Taste the sweet blue pride of Maine during the annual Wilton Blueberry Festival. Celebrate the state’s rich logging tradition at Logging Museum Festival Days each summer in Rangeley. Participate in or simply sample the wares of the Bethel Harvestfest & Chowdah Cookoff. And explore the thriving arts scene in the twin cities of Lewiston & Auburn on the Androscoggin River.