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Moosehead Lake

Greenville, ME
+1 207-695-0151
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Lily Bay Area, rental for 1 week in August

Rented a cabin for 1 week in August above the Lily Bay State Park area but water was shallow in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lowell, Massachusetts
Good kayaking, but be VERY careful of the weather!

We have kayaked on this enormous lake in several places and found the scenery to be sensational... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Springfield, Virginia
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Maine's premier lake region offers great outdoor recreation and sports, including fishing, hunting, mountain biking, canoeing, hiking, and "flightseeing" by seaplane.
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  • Very good13%
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Greenville, ME
+1 207-695-0151
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Rented a cabin for 1 week in August above the Lily Bay State Park area but water was shallow in front of our rental so a good option for a swimming beach is at Lily Bay State Park, 6$ adults and 2$ seniors for day...More

Thank Boston1978Boston1978
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have kayaked on this enormous lake in several places and found the scenery to be sensational. BUT, the wind can quickly develop creating challenging, and even dangerous conditions. We like to paddle from Rockwood to Kineo to hike Mt Kineo. It is just over...More

Thank authored
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a gorgeous lake in central main. Fishing, swimming, boat rides. Beautiful small towns surround it. Sea plane rides, boating and swimming on a great body of water.

Thank JoeSchwartz
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Moosehead Lake area is magical. If you want to step back in time, this is the place. I have been coming here since the early 70's and it has never lost its allure. If you take the time to do a little homework, you'll...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Truly a magical place, Moosehead Lake. Spent the day exploring, enjoying the most beautiful water (cool, refreshing and wonderfully clear). Also checked out the shops in Greenville and enjoyed a walk around town with an ice cream cone. The views of the lake are breathtaking;...More

Thank CJMcCoy1960
Reviewed 6 days ago

Steve, from Northwoods Outfitters, was an amazing guide. He provided us with great information about moose and knew just where to go so my family and I could see numerous moose. If you want to see a moose, the cost of the safari is certainly...More

Thank LeslieFromPittsburgh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to Moosehead Lake for 4 years and always enjoyed the relaxing outdoors atmosphere. Very friendly people, great woods for 4 wheelers or dirt bikes, no traffic on the lake and endless unspoiled fun in the water. It's quite and remote up...More

Thank Jurgen F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My new favorite place. Nothing like sitting on the lake and looking out at mountains❤️. Clean fresh air, clean crisp water. Honestly I didn't realize what true oxygen is. We all found ourselves breathing in deeply constantly enjoying the actual FRESH AIR. Seriously felt as...More

Thank Liakov
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been to Moosehead Lake several times. Sometimes for two weeks, sometimes for just one week. We have hiked several of the mountains, Kineo, Boreshead, Big Moose, and others. We have kayaked and boated the lake, shopped, eaten locally, and enjoyed the wildlife. There's nothing...More

Thank giovanna6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Moosehead Lake is beautiful. Small shops and great restaurants. Hiking, fishing, moose watching, lake cruise.

Thank mom2dne
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Nearby Attractions
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Moosehead Historical Society
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Ray G
1 February 2017|
Response from Christine L | Reviewed this property |
Yes ! They're are actually several places on Moosehead to rent all sizes of boats, canoes and Kayak s
24 October 2015|
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Response from McNash1213 | Reviewed this property |
Gray Ghost camps in RockWood Maine, cabins are nice and inexpensive. They let you park any size boat at there docks. Ignore what others say about bass on Moosehead, Like all the other lakes that run along the Moose River it... More
13 February 2015|
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Response from kindnessmatters2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! We have owned a timeshare there for 10+years . Check out my review for Moosehead Cottage Resorts. The owner and manger Barbara Daigle is a compleat nightmare to deal with! This Resort or not kid friendly at all and... More