Start planning your next adventure with some of the best day trips in Maine, curated by Mainers. Discover some of our unique traditions, can’t-miss places and a few off-the-beaten path adventures.
Oxford Hills Visitors' Guide
Oxford Hills, Maine
The Oxford Hills is advantageously located with access to the mountains and lakes regions of Maine. Come find out why this is such a great place to visit, play and live!
Bethel Visitors' Guide
The Bethel Chamber of Commerce presents their 2020 Visitors’ Guide. Bethel was named North America’s #1 ski town. Bethel is also known as Maine’s most beautiful mountain village.
Discover LA Maine
Whether you have come for a day, are staying to play, or making the Lewiston Auburn region home, this guide will showcase world-renowned spots and insider secrets to make the most of your time here.
GEMS of 26
Oxford County, Maine
Route 26 connects Western Maine to the rest of the State. Though a state highway, the road meanders through gorgeous countryside and boasts culturally significant destinations for visitors of all ages.
Oxford Plains Speedway
A 3/8 mile racetrack located in Oxford, Maine is home to the legendary Oxford 250.
McLaughlin Garden & Homestead
South Paris, Maine
A GEMS of 26 destination. The garden features mature collections of hosta, daylilies, astibes, phlox, sedum, cimicifuga, sempervivums, Maine wildflowers and ferns. In addition there are are over 200 lilacs.
Maine Wildlife Park
Families, nature lovers, photographers, and wildlife enthusiasts can meet our wildlife, learn all about them, and of course, take lots of pictures! It’s always a fascinating experience and a great way to introduce children to the wonders that surround them here in Maine. The park is home to over 30 species of Maine wildlife that cannot be returned to their natural habitats.
Old Orchard Beach
Old Orchard Beach, Maine
Eat. Stay. Play. Explore. Discover the best of Maine’s premier beach resort. Located less than 2 hrs. north of Boston and just 5 hrs. from Montreal, Canada & New York City!