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Recent Maine Highlands reviews

  • The Perfect Vacation Spot

    "My husband and I cannot say enough about our wonderful experience at Pine Point Cabin! Words fail! This cabin and its secluded location on a beautiful lake provided the peace and rest we craved, and everything we needed was right there. We enjoyed the little town of Lincoln, and we also enjoyed outings to the shore and to Moosehead Lake. We took hundreds of photos--many right at Pine Point--trying to capture the many moods of lake and sky, as well as the brilliant fall foliage. We hoped to capture a picture of loons, but they were elusive! Thankfully, we did hear them in the evening, calling to each other across the lake. Many thanks to the owners for making this property available to vacationers like us!"
    Guest: Nancy H. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 10, 2014
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  • Memorial Day Weekend 2014

    "Our family had a fantastic time at the Lakefront Retreat. The owners are very welcoming. The cabin and the property is beautifully maintained in a quiet, private setting. The cabin has all the amenities of home. Junior Lake is a pristine, beautiful lake. The fishing for Salmon was excellent. The owners were very knowledgeable about the area and where and how to catch fish. Within a short drive you can get gas, bait, groceries. The owners and the people in the area are happy to help with any assistance you may need. It is a wonderful retreat location when you want to get away from it all. We will definitely make return visits. We highly recommend this Lakefront Retreat on Junior Lake."
    Guest: Hanna Family Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: May 28, 2014
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  • Beautiful cabin

    "What a great time. This cabin is so comfortable - has everything - well stocked beds are wonderful . Seen deer every morning & evenings. Lots of wildlife to see . Just an all around beautiful spot - a must stay .."
    Guest: Donna D. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 3, 2014
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  • Weekend Getaway

    "The stay was absolutely wonderful. We saw a few Hawks, partridges, chipmunks, deer, and squirrel. Unfortunately there were no moose sightings but we did see quite a few tracks. The stars at night were incredible and the crisp cold air made it perfect for campfires. The whole place was incredible and so peaceful. Thank you for allowing us to stay and we can't wait to come back."
    Guest: Bean Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 22, 2014
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Maine Highlands Travel Tips

Maine Highlands Vacation Rentals are Ideal Year-Round

The diverse region surrounding Maine Highlands cabins is home to the state’s highest mountain, biggest lake, longest river and Baxter State Park, the pinnacle of Maine’s conservation success. The main airport is Bangor International Airport and the main road into the region is Interstate 95. Other main roads to explore the area are Routes 15 and 9 and the rural areas are also easily accessible. Visitors can follow Route 201, known as the Old Canada Road Byway. This road follows an old Abenaki tribe trading path. Following this road will take visitors to the Canadian border.

The Maine Highlands area includes Bangor, Katahdin, Lincoln and Moosehead Lakes and Sebastian Valley. The region has distinct seasons, from warm summers to great snowy winters and, of course, its famous spectacular falls.

Discover a Fascinating History at Maine Highlands Cottages

Maine Highlands vacation rentals are ideal for exploring Bangor. This beautiful city began its life as a large lumber port back in the 1860s, due to its location by the Penobscot River. The city is known for its impressive architecture dating from this period. While here, visitors can enjoy a night at the Bangor Symphony and the Maine Discovery Museum, which is a great place for children. Scattered throughout the region are quaint small towns, perfect for getaways. Each town offers its own unique charms where only one thing is constant--the small-town welcome for visitors.

There are so many museums in the region that it may be impossible to visit them all. The Moosehead Marine Museum was originally a steamboat dating from 1914. The Maine Forest and Logging Museum at Leonard’s Mill is a living history museum situated on the site of an old pioneer settlement and includes a reconstruction mill from the 1800s. There is also a living history museum at the Curran Homestead where visitors can sample rural farm life. Page Farm and Museum has a great collection tracing farming technology, an old school house from the 1800s and a restored traditionally built barn.

Find Waterfalls and Swimming Holes in the Forests

Of course, the major attraction in this region is the vast outdoor space within easy reach of Maine Highlands cottages. Baxter State Park, with over 200 miles of trails, is an ideal place to go hiking, biking, horseback riding, rock climbing and more. Within Katahdin Iron Works Forest, visitors will find Gulf Hagas. This national natural landmark is part of the Appalachian Trail; it is some 400 feet deep and over three miles long. The trek provides welcome respite from the trail with waterfalls and swimming holes for taking a break to cool off. Surrounded by forest, Moosehead Lake is not just a great place to spot moose; it is also perfect for sports. Visitors here enjoy kayaking, canoeing, fishing and whitewater rafting. The surrounding area is ideal for biking and hiking in summer and a variety of snow sports in winter. Then there is Mount Katahdin, where the sporting action continues with hiking and biking trails within the spectacular scenery.

Maine Highlands Cabins Have as Many Luxuries as Necessities

If you can’t decide whether you want to be by a lake or in the forest, then don’t. Maine Highlands cabins include lakefront properties, set right in the forest. Whether you are looking for a family home, an extra large property for a group of friends or a cozy hideaway for two, here you will find the best possible options. Want more than just a great location? These properties come with luxuries extras such as big screen TVs, entertainment systems, internet access, hot tubs, and BBQs. In fact, many have almost any luxury you can think of, including a welcome for the family dog.

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