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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 –

  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:53:00 +0000: Inaugural Rangeley Senior Resource Expo a success - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY - On Saturday, Oct. 18, close to 70 seniors from the Rangeley region attended the first Rangeley Senior Resource Expo held at the historic Rangeley Inn. The Expo, sponsored by the organization Helping Elders Live in Place, was held in order to highlight resources available for seniors/elders in Rangeley and the surrounding communities. Participating […]
  • Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:02:00 +0000: Central Maine Orthopaedics now holding office hours at Rangeley Rehab and Wellness Pavilion - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — Rangeley Health & Wellness and Central Maine Orthopaedics are pleased to announce that CMO will now offer orthopaedic services in Rangeley. Dr. Paul Cain will begin holding office hours at the Rangeley Rehab and Wellness Pavilion on Friday, November 21st from 9am-2pm. He will offer diagnoses and treatment of a variety of orthpaedic […]
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:22:00 +0000: Charles W. Steward - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — Charles Wilmer Steward, 75, of Rangeley, passed away Oct. 11, 2014 at Franklin Memorial Hospital in Farmington.read more
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:22:00 +0000: Valley resident wins ‘Foliage from the Lake’ contest - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — Betsy Bass, from Carrabassett Valley was selected as the winner of the “Foliage from the Lake” contest when her photo received the most “likes” from those posted on the Rangeley Chamber of Commerce Facebook Page.read more
  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:22:00 +0000: Auxiliary holding food drive - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    PHILLIPS/AVON — The American Legion Auxiliary of Post #64 in Phillips is now collecting non-perishable food items for the local community food bank. Donations may be left on the back porch at the home of Virginia White, 1135 Rangeley Road in Avon. Boxes will be placed there to hold the contributions.read more
  • Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:13:00 +0000: October 15, 2014 - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
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  • Wed, 15 Oct 2014 05:05:00 +0000: Rangeley celebrates Oktoberfest - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — Businesses in Rangeley and Oquossoc came together for a celebration of Oktoberfest weekend recently.read more
  • Wed, 15 Oct 2014 05:04:00 +0000: Drama focuses on jobs in Maine - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — Rangeley Public Library will offer “Maine at Work,” a free thought-provoking and humorous theatrical performance, at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28 at the Rangeley Public Library.read more
  • Wed, 15 Oct 2014 05:04:00 +0000: Earl A. Ross Sr. - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — Earl Arnold Ross Sr., 82, of Rangeley, died Oct. 7, 2014 at the Franklin Memorial Hospital in Farmington.read more
  • Wed, 15 Oct 2014 05:04:00 +0000: Cribbage games Tuesdays - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — The residents of the Rangeley Townhouse invite the public to participate in weekly cribbage games. The games are held at 7 p.m. every Tuesday in the community room/Rangeley meal site dining room at 14 School St. Rangeley. All skill levels welcome to attend.

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