Explorer's Guide Maine

Explorer's Guide Maine

by Christina Tree, Nancy English

Paperback(18th Edition)

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The standard by which all other Maine travel guides are judged—now completely revised and reenvisioned

The best-selling and most trusted guide to Maine is back! Once again fully updated and revised, this 18th edition features a brand-new design with expanded sidebars, itineraries, and lush color photographs throughout. As always, authors Christina Tree and Nancy English offer the best, most up-to-date recommendations for food, lodging, recreation, shopping, events, and much more. Whether you’re a native New Englander or one of the thousands of visitors who flock to “Vacationland” every year, in Explorer’s Guide Maine you’ll find the most comprehensive and useful information to make your stay more enjoyable.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781581573305
Publisher: Countryman Press, The
Publication date: 03/21/2016
Series: Explorer's Complete Series
Edition description: 18th Edition
Pages: 592
Sales rank: 747,088
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Christina Tree launched the Explorer’s Guide series more than 30 years ago. She is a regular contributor to Yankee Magazine and has been honored by the Maine Publicity Bureau and the New England Innkeepers Association. Tree travels thousands of miles every year doing research to revise her books. She lives in Cambridge, MA.

Nancy English's food and travel writing has appeared in several New England newspapers and magazines. She was the restaurant reviewer for the Maine Sunday Telegram for six years.

Table of Contents

Introduction 12

What's Where In Maine 16

Southern Coast 41

Kittery, South Berwick, and the Yorks 44

Ogunquit and Wells 62

The Kennebunks 75

Old Orchard Beach, Saco, and Biddeford 89

Casco Bay 99

Portland Area 100

Freeport 127

Midcoast and the Islands 135

Brunswick and the Harpswells 139

Bath Area 153

Wiscasset Area 169

Boothbay Harbor Region 175

Damariscotta/Newcastle/Waldoboro and Pemaquid Area 190

Rockland/Thomaston Area 207

Midcoast Islands 222

Monhegan 222

The Fox Islands: Vinalhaven and North Haven 228

Matinicus 235

Camden/Rockport Area 237

Islesboro 254

Belfast, Searsport, and Stockton Springs 255

Down East 267

East Penobscot Bay Region 270

Bucksport/Orland Area 270

Blue Hill Area 274

Deer Isle, Stonington, and Isle au Haut 284

Castine 294

Acadia Area 299

Mount Desert Island 299

Acadia National Park 301

Bar Harbor and Ellsworth 306

The Quiet Side of Mount Desert 322

East Hancock County 334

Way Downeast 344

The Bold Coast: Steuben to Carapobello Island (New Brunswick) 346

Eastport and Cobscook Bay 365

Calais and the Downeast Lakes Region 372

Western Mountains and Lakes Region 381

Sebago and Long Lakes Region 385

Oxford Hills and Lewiston/Auburn 400

Bethel Area 411

Rangeley Lakes Region 425

Sugarloaf and the Carrabassett Valley 439

The Kennebec Valley 453

Augusta and Mid-Maine 454

The Upper Kennebec Valley and Moose River Valley 473

Maine Highlands 485

Bangor Area 489

The North Maine Woods 499

Moosehead Lake Area 503

Katahdin Region 519

Aroostook County 531

Index 545

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Explorer's Guide: Maine 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
baja156 More than 1 year ago
Everything you need to know for a vacation in Maine. Detailed information on cities, food, shopping, history. Anything you could possibly want.