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15 Little Known Swimming Spots In Maine That Will Make Your Summer Awesome

Maine has a lot of coastline. If you’ve been reading for a while, you already know that because it’s pretty much our favorite fact around here. More coastline than California? How could it be true?! Well, it’s all those sneaky inlets and harbors and crags that, when stretched out, really add up! But, the coastline isn’t the subject of today’s article. Today we’re telling you how to find some new places to swim – from rivers to lakes to waterfalls. And, for good measure, we’ve thrown in just a few coastal beaches. Because, well, there’s just so much coastline to talk about!

Check out another little-known spot in Maine with a visit to this butterfly garden.

Michelle has lived in many places, but counts Maine as one of the best. In addition to the smell of ocean water in the air on rainy days in Portland, she loves puppies, photography, funny people, the Maine Red Claws, traveling, fresh tomatoes, Cambodia and filling out forms. For questions, comments and inquiries please email: