One Of The Worst Disasters In U.S. History Happened Right Here In Maine

The weather in Maine this season has been colder than just about any winter since the 1970s. The past few weeks have seen highs in the single digits, with some areas seeing highs in the negatives! With all this cold and the snow on the ground, Maine can feel like a hard place to live. But, believe it or not, things were worse! Were you living in Vacationland in March of 1969? If so, you might remember this awful nor’easter in Maine.

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/

A few weeks ago we told you about the ice storm that ravaged Maine in 1998. To read about it, click here.