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Moosehead Lake

Address: Greenville, ME
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Ranked #1 of 16 things to do in Greenville
Type: Bodies of water, Nature & Parks
Activities: Hiking, Canoeing, Biking, Fishing, Snowmobiling, Viewing wildlife
Owner description: Maine's premier lake region offers great outdoor recreation and sports, including fishing, hunting...
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Type: Bodies of water, Nature & Parks
Activities: Hiking, Canoeing, Biking, Fishing, Snowmobiling, Viewing wildlife
Owner description: 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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Norwood, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

It takes a little bit of driving to get there, but the Moosehead Region is well worth it. If you love the beauty of the outdoors, wildlife, hiking, hunting or fishing this is the place for you. Or like me you like to photograph the shear beauty of northern Maine. If your looking for miniature golf and water parks this... More 

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

it was very cold in January with lots of snow but that made for the romance, the quiet and the stark beauty.

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Wonderful scenery, had a great 30 mile skidoo trip out on the trails. We took the skidoos out onto the frozen lake to get into the woods. We were lucky to visit the crash site on Elephant Mountain and pay homage at the crash site where the B52 came down in 1963. The site was adorned with American flags, the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

One of the most memorable things me and my family did while there was go on a canoe trip with a guide to a pond to see moose. They are absolutely stunning animals and everything you hear is peace and quiet aside from the frogs in the pond. You just feel like you're with nature.

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Durham, New Hampshire
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Moosehead Lake is for those who want to go back in time. Outdoor enthusiasts will find plenty to do winter or summer. Hiking, kayaking, swimming, golfing, snowmobiling, skiing, fishing, boating, ice fishing.. You get the picture. Plenty to do, plenty of space, explore and you will find an in spoiled area full of beauty.

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China, Maine
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I spent most of my week long vacation here. Every day held something new to see and do! I had my Service Dog with me, which I believe is allowed; I'm not sure about 'regular' dogs. The trails are kept in excellent shape. The rocky shoreline yields plenty of interesting things to look at. On one side of the lake,... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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98 reviews 98 reviews
26 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

A HUGE EXPANse of water to explore. beautiful in all ways. take sea plane flight to really see it at its best

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South Carrollton, Ky
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202 reviews 202 reviews
38 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We went on a cruise on the Katahdin steamboat, called "Kate". What a relaxing cruise up & down this huge lake. We had an added attraction as we were there for the International Sea Plane Fly-In. Fun. Beauty & history surround this gorgeous lake.

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Harrisburg, PA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

What's not to like?? It is beautiful, peaceful, serene. You could just sit outside and look across the lake all afternoon.

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Coventry, Rhode Island
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Went Columbus weekend very busy as always. Fall colors were beautiful. Next year want to take the float plane trip again didn't have time this trip.

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