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!

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/

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