Only Locals Know About These 7 Gorgeous Public Parks In Maine

It might be September, but the sun is shining and the temperatures are still high. So, what does any good Mainer do when gifted a few extra weeks of summer? They get outside, of course! If an ambitious hike isn’t in your future, keep things simple and enjoy a nice, simple local park. These parks are peaceful, beautiful and won’t be packed with tourists.

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/

Eventually, the weather will get a bit chillier and when that happens it will really feel like fall here. To really get into the spirit of Autumn, enjoy these 13 fall festivals in Maine.