Details: Moose safari in Maine

if you go

GETTING THERE

More from Travel

Details: Venice

Details: Venice

Where to go and what to know in Venice, and for Venetian rowing lessons

You, too, can learn to row like a Venetian gondolier

You, too, can learn to row like a Venetian gondolier

A lesson in Venetian rowing through the canals of the watery city.

Details: Sumatra, Indonesia

Where to go and what to know on the Indonesian island of Sumatra.

In search of the elusive, and endangered, Sumatran tiger

In search of the elusive, and endangered, Sumatran tiger

In Sumatra, you can still find rhinos, elephants and tigers living together in the wild — but maybe not for long.

Sangerville, Maine, is about 125 miles north of Portland.

WHERE TO STAY

The Lodge at Moosehead Lake

368 Lily Bay Rd., Greenville

800-825-6977

www.lodgeatmooseheadlake.com

Four-season luxury resort with five rooms, including one with a moose theme, and four suites. Also offers a pub, a fire pit, a flicks and lit library, adventure tours and more. Nightly rate from $250.

WHERE TO EAT

Kelly’s Landing

13 Rockwood Rd./Route 15, Greenville

207-695-4438

www.kellysatmoosehead.com

Waterfront restaurant with lake (and wildlife) views. Serves lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch with blueberry pancakes. Lots of seafood, including lobster and chowder. Call ahead for seasonal hours. Lunch from $6.50.

WHAT TO DO

Moose Country Safaris & Eco Tours

191 N. Dexter Rd., Sangerville

207-876-4907

www.moosecountrysafaris.com

Guide Ed Mathieu runs moose tours year-round, from $75 for a half-day (lunch included). He also offers other wildlife and outdoor excursions by snowshoe and canoe.

INFORMATION

www.mooseheadlake.org

A.S.

 
Read what others are saying