Get Away From It All At This Crystal Clear Lake In Maine
When you think of Acadia National Park in the summer, images of tourist packs and throngs of people might come to mind. While that’s certainly true for a lot of areas within this popular area, there are some places that still offer peace and quiet. One of our favorites is this clear lake in Maine. While it can get busy on warm days, the clear water and gentle breeze will remind you why we love Maine so much. If you’re in the area, it’s worth spending a day along the banks.
Echo Lake is located on the western side of Mount Desert Island, near Route 102 a bit south of Somesville. The beach can be found on the southern shore and there’s a lifeguard on duty between Memorial Day and Labor Day.
Address: Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, ME, 04660
To see more of Maine’s beautiful lakes, check out this article. It has information on 11 of our favorite, slightly hidden lakes!
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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: firstname.lastname@example.org.