48 Hours

Your guide to weekend escapes all across Maine.

Rangeley in 48 Hours

Famous for its accessible lakes and mountains, Rangeley is a recreational destination any time of year, offering outdoor activities from snowshoeing in the winter to boating in the summer months.

48HRS in Belfast + Lincolnville

First a gritty shipbuilding town, then a chicken-processing one, Belfast is now a hub for artists and artisans, with a restored waterfront and a bustling downtown lined with shops and restaurants. The more rural Lincolnville boasts a small beach community tucked along the shoreline.

48 Hours in Brunswick + Harpswell

Pairing Harpswell’s small-town charm and stunning coastal vistas with the diverse culinary, cultural, and retail options on Brunswick’s Maine Street makes for an eventful and picturesque weekend experience.

48 Hours in Cape Elizabeth, Scarborough + South Portland

The southern Maine corridor of Cape Elizabeth, Scarborough, and South Portland is known for its immediate adjacency to one of the world’s finest coastlines. This makes each town ideal for a summer trip to the beach, but there is much to be gained by venturing to these coastal jewels in the colder months.

48 Hours in Ogunquit + Wells

Ogunquit and Wells are popular vacation destinations in the summer, but these beach communities offer plenty of options and exploration after the temperature gets cooler and they transition to the off-season.

48 Hours in Portland

Portland’s reputation as a travel destination is well deserved, with its celebrated restaurants, breweries, and coastal sights.

48 Hours in Saint John Valley

In Aroostook County, vast farmlands, numerous trails, and northern hospitality provide worthy weekend excursions throughout the year.

Sugarloaf in 48 Hours

The biggest ski resort in Maine has an even bigger following, with people from a variety of backgrounds and across the state proud to call themselves Sugarloafers.

48 Hours in Carrabassett Valley

One of the most picturesque destinations for outdoor recreation, the Carrabassett Valley area attracts a variety of visitors in the summer.

48 Hours in Bridgton

In the heart of the Lakes Region lies Bridgton, with its quintessential Main Street and the longest continuously run ski area in Maine, all about an hour’s drive from Portland.