Moosehead Lake

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Moosehead Lake,

35 mi (56 km) long, from 2 to 10 mi (3.2–16.1 km) wide, with an area of 120 sq mi (311 sq km), W Maine, N of Augusta. It is the largest lake in Maine and has an irregular shoreline and numerous islands. The region around the lake is a picturesque resort area, and there is a state park on the southeast shore. Mt. Kineo (1,789 ft/545 m high) is located on a peninsula that extends into the lake.
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The Maine Exiles Web site is running a Moosehead Lake ice-out contest, with entries from as far away as England.
Conservation sales totaled $15 million and consisted of approximately 44,000 acres of Maine lands, a portion of which was associated with the approval of the company's Concept Plan for the Moosehead Lake region.
She especially enjoyed the yearly trips to Moosehead Lake in Maine.
Greenville, ME, Blair Hill Inn, Greenville Inn, Lodge at Moosehead Lake: One small town, one gorgeous lake, and three fabulous inns offer drop-dead views of Moosehead Lake.
As part of the Plum Creek deal, the state of Maine will get conservation easements (basically, promises not to develop) on 1,908 acres, most of it on Moosehead Lake and Kennebec River shoreline.
Maine's Belfast & Moosehead Lake Railroad operates a steam locomotive built in Sweden in 1913.
NYSE:PCL) today announced that The Maine Land Use Regulation Commission (LURC) has approved the company's Concept Plan for the Moosehead Lake Region.
A private celebration of life will be held at Moosehead Lake in Maine.
In central Maine, the Belfast and Moosehead Lake Railroad Preservation Society operates a passenger train on an eight-mile stretch of rail between the towns of Unity and Burnham.
Maine - Wildlife Wanderings: Tour Moosehead Lake via canoe or kayak and be on the lookout for the region's namesake animal as well as endangered lynx dens.
West Branch was the first stop on my lodge-to-lodge cross-country ski trip last winter to this isolated area of Maine, not far from Moosehead Lake.
Projects of special significance have been the Society's partnership effort on the 20,000-acre Nicatous Lake easement; the campaign to acquire Big Spencer Mountain, six miles of undeveloped shoreline on Moosehead Lake and the West Branch campaign that permanently conserved 329,000 acres of forest.