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Rangeley Lakes – Maine’s Four Seasons Resort Area

Located in an area consisting of 99% forest and water, lies Maine’s western mountains and the six Rangeley Lakes. The Town of Rangeley, Oquossoc Village, Dallas Plantation, Rangeley Plantation and Sandy River Plantation comprise the regions settlements. The year ’round population of approximately 1,500+ inhabitants swells to almost 10,000 during the popular summer tourist season.

A great place to raise a family, retire and an ideal vacation destination for every season, this resort area offers a multitude of activities for both young and old. Spring ushers in the fishing season with trophy-sized Salmon and Brook Trout, along with abundant wildlife and wildflowers. Summer offers almost every sport imaginable, from 18 hole golf to all types of water sports. Scenic highways and hiking trails, including the Appalachian Trail, lead to panoramic overlooks and sight-seeing flights offer unparalled views during the summertime. September welcomes the Autumn season with some of the most beautiful fall foliage in the country, while bountiful game including moose, deer and upland birds beckon the advent of the hunting season. By November, snow blankets the region, signaling the start to alpine ski season and the opening of Rangeley’s Saddleback Ski area. Groomed village and mountain nordic paths and snowmobile trails are open by December, offering snowmobilers some of the best riding in the Northeast.

For vacationers, the towns of Rangeley and Oquossoc both offer a varied array of accommodations, including hotels, maine vacation rental cabins, cottages, homes, condos and townhouses, inns, bed & breakfasts, Maine sporting camps and campgrounds. Those who have visited Rangeley can attest: once you have explored this beautiful area, you will want to return again and again.

Rangeley restaurants feature everything from pizza to lobster, while delis serve up all the essentials for a picnic in the great outdoors. Rangeley area services and shops provide the visitor with all the necessities needed for their vacation, in addition to a wonderful selection of sporting goods and gifts. Civic, religious and other groups meet frequently and welcome guests, while the town and other organizations offer a varied selection of cultural events.

The area can be reached over highways or directly by charter air service. Or, fly into Portland or Bangor and drive the two and a half hour trip to Rangeley.

– Local News, Features and Events –

  • Sat, 09 Aug 2014 14:47:00 +0000: 12th annual Maillett Ride Aug. 31 - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    WEST FARMINGTON - The 12th annual Elks Maillet Scholarship Ride to raise money for local student scholarships will be held on Sunday, Aug. 31 at the Elks Lodge 2430, located at 120 School Street. Registration begins at 8 a.m.
  • Wed, 06 Aug 2014 05:31:00 +0000: Two Rangeley groups receive grants - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    Contributed by Sheri Oldham RANGELEY — The Rangeley Region Guides’ and Sportsmen’s Association and the Rangeley Skeet and Trap Association have been notified by Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife that their requests for federal grant funding from the 2013 Maine Range Access Improvement Grant Program have been approved.read more
  • Wed, 06 Aug 2014 05:31:00 +0000: Historical society plans open house - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    MADRID TOWNSHIP — The Madrid Historical Society will hold an Open House, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug.
  • Wed, 06 Aug 2014 05:31:00 +0000: Square Dance Party set - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    Rangeley — A Square Dance Party will be held at the Wilhelm Reich Museum’s Conference Center on Dodge Pond Road Monday, Aug. 18 from 7 to 9 p.m. No experience or reservations are necessary. National caller and Rangeley resident Red Bates will teach all the moves
  • Wed, 06 Aug 2014 05:31:00 +0000: ‘Canids of Maine’ next Nature Program topic - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — Maine Master Naturalist Roger Zimmerman (otherwise known as Zimo) will present Canids of Maine Aug. 10 at the Sunday Nature Program at Orgonon from 2 to 4 p.m.read more
  • Wed, 06 Aug 2014 05:31:00 +0000: ‘Canids of Maine’ program topic - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — Maine Master Naturalist Roger Zimmerman (otherwise known as Zimo) will present Canids of Maine Aug. 10 at the Sunday Nature Program at Orgonon from 2 to 4 p.m.read more
  • Wed, 06 Aug 2014 05:31:00 +0000: ‘Trails & Sales Festival’ comes to logging museum - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — The Rangeley Lakes Region Logging Museum will celebrate the opening of its 72-acre trail system with its first “Trails & Sales Festival” Aug. 23 at the museum fairgrounds.read more
  • Wed, 06 Aug 2014 05:31:00 +0000: Pie sale benefits veterans - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    OQUOSSOC — The Rangeley American Legion Auxiliary Unit #120 will have a fundraising pie sale during Oquossoc Days Saturday, Aug. 16 at the Saddleback Marina (behind Rivers Edge Sports Shop). The sale will begin at 10 a.m. and continue until sold out. Pie donations may be left up to 24 hours ahead at the marina office.
  • Wed, 06 Aug 2014 05:31:00 +0000: Maine woods tales author to speak - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    OQUOSSOC — Wednesday, Aug. 13, the Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum will offer a book signing with author Steve Pinkham from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. He will be on hand to sign his books, “Old Tales of the Maine Woods” and “More Old Tales of the Maine Woods.”read more
  • Tue, 05 Aug 2014 14:56:12 +0000: Square Dance Party at The Wilhelm Reich Museum’s Conference Center on August 18th - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    Rangeley, Maine – Square Dance Party at The Wilhelm Reich Museum’s Conference Center, Dodge Pond Road, Rangeley, Monday August 18th at 7:00 to 9 p.m.  No experience or reservations necessary. National Caller and Rangeley resident, Red Bates, will teach all the moves.  Families and singles welcome. Casual dress. Contribution: $10.00 for adults and $3.00 for children 12 and under. Refreshments...

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