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. Historically known as a fisherman’s paradise, Rangeley’s 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 —

  • Tue, 09 Apr 2019 17:17:00 +0000: RLHT offers Swiftwater Rescue & Wilderness First Aid - Community News –
    RANGELEY – The Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust is offering two outdoor skills-based courses this summer that will bolster any outdoor enthusiast's tool belt. A Swiftwater Rescue Training will be offered the weekend of May 11 in partnership with Northeast Whitewater. Participants will learn techniques for helping people in distress, learn to recognize and avoid common […]
  • Tue, 09 Apr 2019 00:43:00 +0000: Franklin County Sheriff’s Office weekly report for March 29 – April 5 - Community News –
    The Franklin County Sheriff's Office weekly report for March 29 through April 5. 3/29/2019 - 1245hrs, Sgt. Brann responded to a report of a person trespassing at a residence on the Rangeley Road in Avon.
  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 17:39:00 +0000: John Frederick Nutile Jr. (1932-2019) - Community News –
    Attorney John Frederick Nutile Jr., of Rangeley, formerly of North Haven, Conn., passed away Friday night March 29, 2019 with his family by his side at the Androscoggin Hospice House in Auburn. Born Dec. 6, 1932 in North Haven, the son of the late John and Olive Nutile. John had a law practice in North […]
  • Thu, 28 Mar 2019 23:50:00 +0000: Phillips officials discuss flood safety - Community News –
    PHILLIPS - Local officials are asking residents to keep an eye on the Sandy River and associated streams this spring, as a heavier-than-typical snowpack has led to concerns about potential flooding. Regional Emergency Management Agency personnel met with town officials recently to discuss the issue, which remains a potential issue, rather than an active one. […]
  • Thu, 28 Mar 2019 16:43:00 +0000: Thomas Mitchell ‘Sully’ Sullivan (1945-2019) - Community News –
    RANGELEY - Thomas Mitchell "Sully" Sullivan, 74, passed away at home in Rangeley on Sunday March 24, 2019. He was born in Springfield, Mass. on Feb. 1, 1945, the oldest son of Francis T. and Pauline J
  • Fri, 15 Mar 2019 23:58:00 +0000: Mertie Ethel Abbott (1924-2019) - Community News –
    FARMINGTON - Mertie Ethel Abbott, 94, passed away on March 13, 2019 at Franklin Memorial Hospital with her family by her side. She was born in Phillips on June 6, 1924, daughter of the late Carroll and Cynthia “Pat� (Hinkley) Huntington. She graduated from Phillips High School in the class of 1943. On March 11, […]
  • Fri, 15 Mar 2019 21:45:00 +0000: Exhibit of Fedco Seed Catalogs at Phillips Library - Community News –
    PHILLIPS - What could be a better time to think “seeds� than at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27 at when the Phillips Public Library will host a reception for its current exhibit “Forty Years of the Fedco Seeds Catalog.� Gene Frey, the catalog's production manager, will be there to talk about the catalog, which […]
  • Fri, 15 Mar 2019 08:38:00 +0000: RLHT Honors Local company with Spirit of the Community Award - Community News –
    RANGELEY – On March 8, Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust presented Blue Flame Gas of Rangeley with its Spirit of the Community Award. “Here at our open house for our new office we wanted to take a few moments to thank our members and community and in this particular case, especially Aaron and Meagan, of the […]
  • Thu, 28 Feb 2019 03:23:00 +0000: Delbert E. Ellis, Sr. (1926-2019) - Community News –
    Delbert E. Ellis, Sr., passed away on Feb. 22, 2019 at his daughter’s home in Tennessee. He was born Sept.
  • Wed, 27 Feb 2019 17:38:00 +0000: Snowshoeing the Fly Rod Crosby Trail - Community News –
    MADRID - A snowshoe on the morning of March 9 from 10:30 a.m. to noon might be a good way to cure this year's cabin fever. A snow date of March 10 has also been set. The hike will take place along a short section of the the Fly Rod Crosby Trail in Madrid, along […]


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