Maine State Parks: The Perfect Outdoors Getaway

Maine State ParksThere is nothing quite like getting out into nature and discovering the beauty of new places. When you stay with us at Wilsons on Moosehead Lake Lodge, there are several Maine State Parks located nearby that you will not want to miss. So fill up your water bottle, lace up your hiking boots, and get ready for a Greenville Maine adventure that will take your breath away.

A New Adventure Every Day

With all of the different park areas that are within an hour drive of our lodge, it is easy to build an itinerary with a brand new adventure each day that you are here. Whether you are looking for a beautiful journey through the forest, an exhilarating hike up the side of a mountain, or want to spend a relaxing day beachcombing at the water’s edge, you can find it nearby your cozy accommodations. As the smell of fresh pines and mountain air fill your senses, you can gaze at the surrounding beauty of nature and revel in the moment as you set out on the adventure you have been waiting for.

National and State Parks in Maine

Maine State ParksOne of the best places to visit during your stay is Acadia National Park. Often referred to as the “Crowned Jewel of the North Atlantic Coast,” Acadia National Park is home to the Atlantic coast’s hights rocky headlands that consist of 7 different peaks that rise to over 1,000 feet in elevation. You can find 158 miles of hiking trails to wander, or you can discover various activities like guided hiking tours, boat cruises, and more!

Peaks-Kenny State Park is another popular spot as this seasonal part spans 189-acres and borders some of the best places to get in touch with nature. Discover the shores of Sebec Lake while also being nearby Moosehead Lake, Appalachian Trail, and the southern border of Baxter State Park. If you want to get even deeper into nature, Baxter State Park is a phenomenal stretch of 209,644 acres that boast miles of hiking, glorious mountain views, and rich history.

MooseLily Bay State Park is also one of the most popular Maine State Parks near our lodge. Located only 9 miles north of Greenville, you can take the whole family for a fun day by the water on 925-acres of beautiful land. Open year-round, Lily Bay State Park offers a variety of activities and hosts an array of amenities like a playground, boat slips, and much more!

A Wanderer’s Destination

When you are looking for the perfect location to wander through lush forestlands, enjoy time at the lake, and discover the natural beauty of a different region, there is no better place than Maine State Parks. Explore all day long and return to your ideal accommodations to get a full night’s rest to fuel up for the next day’s journey! Stay with us at Wilsons at Moosehead Lodge and set out on the nature adventure of a lifetime.