Whether you want to climb a few of Maine’s famous lighthouses or climb a few thousand feet up Maine’s majestic mountains, there’s more than plenty of things to do in Maine.

Top Spots

Explore Otter Point

Bar Harbor, Maine

1.1 mi

Explore Cadillac Mountain

Bar Harbor, Maine

0.35 mi

Photograph Nubble Lighthouse

York, Maine


Hike the Beehive Trail, Acadia National Park

Bar Harbor, Maine

1.35 mi / 512 ft gain

View the Milky Way at Curtis Cove Beach

Blue Hill, Maine


Photograph Portland Head Light

Cape Elizabeth, Maine

0.5 mi

Explore Thunder Hole in Acadia NP

Bar Harbor, Maine

0.2 mi / 29 ft gain

Hike around Jordan Pond

Mount Desert, Maine

3.23 mi

Hike the Precipice Trail of Champlain Mountain in Acadia NP

Bar Harbor, Maine

2 mi / 1000 ft gain

Places to stay

Winter Harbor, Maine

Schoodic Woods Campground

Boothbay, Maine

Ocean Point Owl House with Screened Porch

From $127 / night

Isle au Haut, Maine

Duck Harbor Campground

2986 Maine 3, Maine

Tent on the Pond

From $150 / night

Bethel, Maine

Hastings Campground

Gouldsboro, Maine

Sparkling Waterfront Home w/ Dreamy Harbor Views

From $65 / night

Guides and stories

10 Incredible Private Campsites in Maine

The Outbound Collective

A Spontaneous Summer Solstice Campout on a Coastal Maine Island

Affuera Vida

Why You Should Visit Acadia National Park Anytime This Year

Chris Mongeau

The Debate about a New National Monument in Maine’s Northern Woods

Danielle Tourigny

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