These 10 Waterfall Swimming Holes In Maine Are Perfect For A Summer Day

Between our amazing beaches and beautiful inland lakes, there is no shortage of places to swim during a Maine summer. Some of our favorite spots are swimming holes – the little, unexpected places to jump in after a sweaty hike or the perfect picnic. What could possibly make a day spent at a swimming hole better? How about a day spent at a swimming hole that’s actually fed by a waterfall?!

While we love all of Maine’s little swimming holes, there’s something a bit more exciting about the ones that come with a built-in slide or jumping platform. Here are just a few examples of what we’re talking about?

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Looking for more swimming options? Check out our recent article on secret Maine beaches.