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Lily Bay State Park

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Address: Greenville, ME
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Located in the Moosehead Lake region, this park offers a small beach,...

Located in the Moosehead Lake region, this park offers a small beach, campsites and boat launch facilities.

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Magnificent!

Easily accessible for camping, boating or just to take in the beauty of this area with a picnic lunch. Well maintained and clean; thank you!

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 18, 2015
Jim W
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Carmel, California
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Carmel, California
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200 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Easily accessible for camping, boating or just to take in the beauty of this area with a picnic lunch. Well maintained and clean; thank you!

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Thank Jim W
Moosehead Lake, Maine
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16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Take a picnic, swimming gear, and lawn chairs and blankets. You will want to just kick back and relax in this very peaceful setting. Parking is close so you do not have to walk very far. There is a great updated playground for the kids right there too. Walking trails and docks on Moosehead Lake are also close by. I... More 

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Thank pbradford2014
Cornish Maine
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64 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

We wanted to walk somewhere along the lake. When we got out of the car, a young doe and buck were grazing nearby. My husband was snacking on some grapes. We stood calmly and he called to the buck. He walked up tentatively and took the bunch from my husbands hand. Clearly they were used to people. It was really... More 

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Thank Miknamrok
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

First off the staff is great! The camp sites are great and with a great view. Best part is the shower house. Each shower is in its own room with a sink, toilet, hand dryer, electric outlet... and very clean... WOW! Would love to go back if given the chance to visit the area again. Highly recommend this park.

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2 Thank canoejoe
West Des Moines, Iowa
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207 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

We spent several hours here one beautiful fall day, and walked the trails, wandered along the shoreline and mess some very nice people. We also checked out the campground and it is very nice! Secluded sites, decent facilities, and Moosehead Lake, is one of the best lakes in the northern hemisphere!

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1 Thank David W
Greenville, South Carolina
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55 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

My husband and I visited Lily Bay State Park in August, and it is one of the loveliest beach parks we have ever seen. The setting is beautiful... The view to the water is so relaxing! There is a small beach and a very nice swimming area, which is suitable for young children. Kayaks and canoes paddle by...

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Thank Elaine H
Morgantown, West Virginia, United States
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

Went canoeing and this place is absolutely wonderful. It was a bit of a drive from where we stayed in Bangor but totally worth it. We saw one moose. That was exciting because we have been all over the places moose are supposed to live and had yet to see one. Great trip. Words really cant describe how beautiful it... More 

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Thank JKWVU_12
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

After paying the fee to get in, my hubby and I went right for the beach. The water was perfect and crystal clear. It was so peaceful with only a few campers and a few kids swimming. I walked on the beach with my toes in the water and had some friendly ducks walk right up to me! It was... More 

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Thank Phylicia Z
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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152 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

A nice spot with lots of easy walks on the shore of Moosehead Lake. A number of places where you can just walk into the water to wade or swim. Be sure to bring salt in case you run into leeches and wear beach shoes if you don't like walking on pebbles and rocks.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

I visited Lily Bay State Park in Greenville, Maine in September of 2015 with my mom. Its a beautiful, peaceful area with lush vegetation and you get the feeling of being in the lap of nature. The pond is located inside the State park and its the perfect place to enjoy a picnic, go swimming or just relax by the... More 

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