With the State House in Augusta, the quintessential New England community of Gardiner, and the nightlife in Hallowell, Maine’s capital region is a hub of activity perfect for a weekend getaway.
Your guide to weekend escapes all across Maine.
Maine’s largest island and home to one of the most visited national parks, Mount Desert Island is a utopia for nature lovers, where the tallest mountain on the eastern seaboard rises up from a jagged coastline.
Known for its sandy beaches and oceanside dining and resorts, Ogunquit provides visitors with a classic southern Maine coastal escape.
The southernmost towns in Maine, York and Kittery offer a charming welcome to our state with no shortage of beautiful sights.
This region of the midcoast offers an enjoyable and laid-back coastal escape with lots of walking trails and public lands to explore, plus a variety of dining options.
The picturesque Kennebunks are filled with historic charm, fishing wharfs, unique boutiques, and some of the best restaurants in southern Maine, nestled together along the coastline
This community-minded town at the edge of Maine’s largest lake serves as the gateway to the Moosehead Lake region, providing numerous outdoor recreation activities throughout the year.
The midcoast’s natural beauty has inspired generations, and its heritage of marine industry and fine arts continues to thrive in this quintessential region of Maine.
With an array of local dining options, a vibrant arts scene, and ocean vistas, these tight-knit communities on the Blue Hill Peninsula deliver a unique weekend getaway and solace from the busier Mount Desert Island towns just up the coast.
Boothbay and Damariscotta are the perfect waterside towns to explore during summer days and weekend getaways.