This 1-Hour Train Ride Is The Most Relaxing Way To Enjoy Maine’s Scenery

For those who love the outdoors, this might be the best season of all! The trees are on fire with the colors of changing leaves and the air is crisp enough to enjoy a hike through the forest without getting sweaty. While much of the northeast is experiencing an incredible fall, we think that Maine’s colors have been the most impressive. This is simply the way leaves should be! As you think about the best ways to enjoy the most beautiful season, you might want to consider this scenic train ride in Maine. It’s short, easy to do, and takes you through some of the best scenery you’ll find in the state.

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:

For more seasonal fun on the railroad, consider taking a trip to a pumpkin patch on the Pumpkin Express. Get tickets and reserve a space on their website here. They’ve had a few problems with equipment, so be sure to follow them on Facebook to keep up on the latest schedule.

To truly support The Belfast and Moosehead Lake Railroad, you can become a member for an annual fee of just $20. To do so, click here.

Here are 6 more incredibly scenic train rides you can take in Maine!