Peak foliage color arrives in western Maine

RUMFORD — Foliage color is now peaking in the River Valley area and spreading through the lakes and mountains region of western Maine, according to the fourth fall foliage report from the Maine Department of Conservation. Forest rangers in the tracking zone covering Bethel, Rangeley,..

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Peak foliage color arrives in western Maine

Rangeley Named in the Top 25 New England Foliage Towns

Yankee Magazine has announced their top 25 foliage towns in New England.  Look for Rangeley, Maine in the story appearing in Yankee’s September/October issue on newsstands August 24th!

Rangeley Fall Foliage Report – 10/07/09

The Maine lakes & mountains region will soon be showing peak foliage colors. The Rangeley Lakes Region should have some of the best foliage color this weekend, according to the fourth fall foliage report from the state of Maine Department of Conservation. Rangers are reporting high color, or 50 to 70 percent toward peak, with moderate leaf drop in locations like Rangeley, Rumford, Bethel (southern Zone 5).

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2009 Fall Foliage Photos

Have a great photo of the Rangeley Lakes Region’s  fall foliage? Help us build a gallery of this year’s stunning autumn color! We’ve already received a number of photos from Rangeley residents, Caroline Bates-Hoffman and Kevin Sinnett, which can be seen in our “leaf-peeper” gallery below. Hurry up and get those cameras out…Peak foliage will be happening within the next week![svgallery name=”fall-foliage”]