These 10 Towns in Maine Have the Strangest Names You’ll Ever See
Maine has its fair share of unpronounceable place names – can you say Mooselookmeguntic Lake? How about Passagassawakeag River? I love road trips through the state and seeing town, river and lake names that I never knew existed. But, perhaps the best is when you find yourself driving through a town that shares a name with a place from far away.
Here are 10 towns in Maine with strange names!
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There’s nothing like driving through Mexico, Maine in the middle of a chilly February! Do you live in any of the towns that didn’t make this list? Let us know what they are in the comments.
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: [email protected]
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