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Address: Pond Rd., Mount Vernon, ME 04352

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A Nice Lakeside Stop

When traveling through the Mount Vernon area on Rt. 41, this lakeside stop is one of my rituals, where I can pull over, right by the waters of Lake Minnehonk, shut down down my... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2016
wilty707
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Mount Vernon, Maine

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Mount Vernon, Maine
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Reviewed 30 April 2016

When traveling through the Mount Vernon area on Rt. 41, this lakeside stop is one of my rituals, where I can pull over, right by the waters of Lake Minnehonk, shut down down my engine and mind, for a brief respite. A wonderful place, to take time to close my eyes, rest my travel weary mind and body: to take... More 

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Mount Vernon, Maine, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2015

Cute small lake behind the small town square. Good warm water fishing, some old camps surround the east coast line. Town beach with float

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South Florida, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2012

It's pleasant to drive by, paddle a canoe or kayak on or gaze out on from the Olde Post Office Cafe, as you have breakfast in Mount Vernon.

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Smithfield, Maine
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Reviewed 10 February 2012

You could fish here for days and never catch a fish! The best thing about fishing here is breakfast at the Post Office Cafe!!

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Mount Vernon, Maine
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Reviewed 13 September 2011

Lake Minnehonk is much smaller than the better known lakes in the area: Echo Lake, Flying Pond, Great Pond and Parker Pond. This smaller size means that there are fewer motorboats and personal watercraft (a.k.a. jet skis). So Minnehonk is relatively peaceful, great for kayaking and home to nesting loons and great blue herons. The town beach in the village... More 

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