Fun Things to do in Maine
There are many interesting things to do in Maine on vacation.
• Take an exciting Moose Watching Tour.
• Enjoy outdoor activities like kayaking, fishing, golfing, and windjammer cruises.
• See the rugged coastal beauty on a cruise.
• Go whale watching.
• Enjoy delicious Maine Lobster.
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Bull Moose - Maine
Maine is one of the few states that have a good size moose population. State biologists estimate around 29,000. Only Alaska has more. These are majestic creatures that are thrilling to see in the wild. A mature bull moose is 1,000 pounds or more. There antlers span an average of 5 feet.
The best time to go moose watching is dusk and dawn from Mid May to July and during breeding season in the fall. There are a variety of moose watching safaris and tours.
Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Adventure
For those who love the outdoors there is a wide array of activities in Maine. Go biking, canoeing, kayaking, cross country skiing, fishing, golf, hunting and hiking. Enjoy skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, whitewater rafting and windjammer cruises.
Seeing these majestic giants in their natural surroundings is a thrilling experience. You may spot humpback whales, minke whales, pilot whales and the massive finback whale (they can grow up to 80 feet long). There are also sperm whales, orcas and right whales. You might even spot dolphins, seals and other marine life. These educational tours are great fun for the whole family.
Maine has a rugged and uncompromising beauty that can be enjoyed on a cruise. There are many small towns that are enjoyable to walk around and relax in. Enjoy tasty dining, great shopping and many other adventures.
Eat Some Maine Lobster
A trip to Maine is not complete without eating some world class Maine lobster.
Imagine biting into a crunchy Maine Lobster with just the right amount of lemon and butter to pucker the lips and satisfy the palate. There are many great places to take in this special treat!
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