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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, 09 Apr 2015 15:59:00 +0000: Rangeley Chamber seeks photos for calendar - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY -  Join the fun! Submit your favorite photo of the Rangeley Lakes area and it may be chosen for inclusion in The Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce 2016 calendar. The Chamber is seeking photos that represent the best of the Rangeley region throughout the four seasons. All photos should be submitted to info@rangeleymaine.com no […]
  • Thu, 09 Apr 2015 14:54:00 +0000: Three people arrested, charged after Rangeley burglary and theft - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY - Police say a woman lured her ex-boyfriend away from his home so she and two men could go in and steal his guns, electronics and medicinal marijuana while he was away. Charged in connection with the burglary and theft are Danielle Nelson, 25, of Lisbon; Kevin O'Donnell, 25, of Lisbon and Steven Sharpley, […]
  • Thu, 09 Apr 2015 09:31:00 +0000: One hour delay RSU 9, MSAD 58, Rangeley schools Thursday - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    Thursday, April 9: One hour delay today to the start of classes in all Mt. Blue RSU 9 schools (Chesterville, Farmington, Industry, New Sharon, New Vineyard, Starks, Temple, Vienna, Wilton, Weld). Thursday, April 9: One hour delay in all MSAD 58 (Avon, Kingfield, Phillips and Strong) schools on this Thursday, April 9. Thursday, April 9: […]
  • Wed, 08 Apr 2015 04:45:00 +0000: Morgan Rodway named to dean’s list - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    BIDDEFORD/PORTLAND — Morgan J. Rodway of Rangeley has been named to the dean’s list for the 2014 fall semester at the University of New England. Dean’s list students have attained a grade point average of 3.3 or better out of a possible 4.0 at the end of the semester.read more
  • Wed, 08 Apr 2015 04:45:00 +0000: Spring dance recital - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — The annual Spring Dance Concert of the Lakeside Dance Academy, sponsored by the Rangeley Friends of the Arts, will be presented at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 10 and 11, at the RFA Lakeside Theater on Main Street. The theme for concert is Choreography, and all the students have had a hand in designing and creating the dances they will perform in.read more
  • Wed, 08 Apr 2015 04:45:00 +0000: Caregiver support group meets April 9 - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — SeniorsPlus is holding a Caregiver Support Group at the Rangeley Town Office. The group will meet the second Thursday of each month, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. The next one will be held April 9.read more
  • Wed, 08 Apr 2015 04:45:00 +0000: Wilderness first aid & registered Maine guide courses - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    OQUOSSOC — The Rangeley Region Guides’ and Sportsmen’s Association will host a two- day Wilderness First Aid Course Saturday, April 18 through Sunday, April 19, and a four- day Registered Maine Guide Course Thursday, April 23 through Sunday, April 26, 2015. Both course will be held at the RRG& SA Clubhouse in Oquossoc and run 8 a. m. to 5 p. m
  • Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:55:00 +0000: ‘Anything Goes” open auditions offered - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — Open auditions will be held Monday, April 6 at 6 p.m. at the Rangeley Friends of the Arts’ Lakeside Theater for the 2015 Community Theater Production of “Anything Goes.”read more
  • Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:55:00 +0000: Sheylah A. Davis - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    RANGELEY — Sheylah A. Davis of 12 Allen Street, Rangeley died at the age of 74, March 21, 2015, at the Hospice House in Auburn, with her family by her side.read more
  • Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:55:00 +0000: Peter L. Richmond - Rangeley-Maine.com » Community News
    AUBURN — Peter L. Richmond, a resident of Madrid Township, passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2015, after a brief battle with cancer at the Hospice House in Auburn. He was retired from the Navy but served in the Coast Guard and the Army Reserve. He was a member of the Nezinscot Lodge No. 101.read more
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