In the western section of the MAINE HIGHLANDS region is Moosehead Lake, the largest fresh water lake int eh state. It spreads 40 miles long and 20 miles wide and provides a year-round destination for water sports and nature lovers.
Mount Kineo, which rises to 1,806 feet out of Moosehead Lake, offers excellent climbing trails. Along with the fishing, camping and boating that lures visitors to the region you can shoot the rapids of the many surging rivers on an unforgettable white water rafting excursion.
Southwest of Mount Kineo is the town of Rockwood. It offers spectacular views of the lake and surrounding mountains.
You’ll find Greenville at the southern end of the lake. Lili Bay State Park is located on the lake’s shore and provides 925 acres for picnics, swimming and camping.