Greenville, Maine was called the “home of the Moose, solitude and adventure” by Yankee Magazine and is often considered the most ideal Maine vacation destinations. The reason is simple – no matter what the season, there is something to do in Greenville.
Located on the southern tip of Maine’s largest body of fresh water – Moosehead Lake, Greenville is an often-overlooked vacation destination, however it is ideal for a vacation getaway all year round and one of New England’s best-kept secrets.
What Will You Find in Greenville?
For nature lovers, Greenville boasts nature and Moose tours where you will see brilliant foliage and potentially get an up close photo of a Moose. Additionally, there are hiking trails, scenic waterscapes, and the tranquility of Moosehead Lake.
For the Outdoor Enthusiast, there is just about every outdoor activity you can imagine – hiking, hunting, bird watching, snowmobiling, kayaking, horseback riding, canoeing, fishing (including ice fishing) and general outdoor exploring. Greenville features notable sites such as Baxter State Park, Maine State Park, Borestone Mountain Wildlife Sanctuary, Mount Katahdin, the Moosehead Historical Society, Lily Bay, the Moosehead Marine Museum, and Big Squaw Mountain..
For those Seeking R&R, Greenville is a phenomenal getaway spot and ideal for honeymoons, babymoons, or a relaxing weekend. For a cozy atmosphere, try one of Greenville’s lakeside cabins such as The Cozy Moose – one of Greenville’s most sought after places to stay since 2000.
What are you waiting for? Book your Maine weekend getaway today!