13 Undeniable Reasons Why Maine Is The Best Place In America To Grow Up

Maine. It’s beautiful, it’s historic, it’s home.

Growing up in Maine means long summer days hoping mom won’t call us in too soon. It means short winter nights spent with fingers crossed for a snow day. It means friends and family and all the open, adventurous nature a kid could hope for. There are a lot of reasons why Maine is the best place in America to grow up, but here are a few of our favorites.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

For fun in Maine this winter, make sure you visit this fun mountain which is actually better in the winter than in the warmer months!