Maine is best enjoyed when the air gets crisp and the leaves begin to change. In fact, fall foliage in Maine draws hundreds of visitors to the Boothbay Harbor area each year! Fall foliage peak times begin in late September and end around the last week of October. During this time frame, the area is awash with warm colors that remind us of the season’s many comforts. Here are three great ways to take advantage of the natural hues of autumn when on vacation here.
Between sightseeing, attending festivals, and relaxing, there are plenty of ways to celebrate the arrival of cool weather in Boothbay Harbor. Many guests come to Linekin Bay Resort to get cozy and take in the state’s beautiful traditions and terrain. This historic resort is surrounded by woodlands, so enjoying fall foliage in Maine is even easier. In addition, our free Boothbay Harbor Vacation Guide provides local insight on the best dining, shopping, autumn outdoor adventures, and specials available in the area. Sign up now and start planning your getaway!
How to Take Advantage of Fall Foliage in Maine
Taste Local Flavors in Boothbay Harbor
There are several reasons why Maine is so desirable during this time of year! The vivid colors that surround guests are breathtaking; getting outside and viewing this display is even easier at one of the area’s several seasonal food festivals. Taste scrumptious bites of lobster at Claw Down Boothbay Harbor or savor farm-fresh oysters at the Pemaquid Oyster Festival. Whatever kind of food you choose to try here, rest assured that the area’s breathtaking fall landscape will be in full view.
Attend the Fall Foliage Festival
For years, the Fall Foliage Festival in Boothbay Harbor has been a seasonal mainstay for locals and visitors alike. Held every Columbus Day in the Boothbay Railway Village, this festive event celebrates the changing of the seasons and the artisans that breathe life into the community. This annual festival is one of the most anticipated opportunities to view fall foliage in Maine! At the event, expect live music, delicious food, train rides, antique cars, pumpkin carving, and a craft show. There are also several exhibits on display that guide visitors through Boothbay Harbor’s railway history and what life was like there in Colonial times.
Get Cozy at Linekin Bay Resort
Are you planning a trip to experience fall foliage in Maine? There’s no better place than Linekin Bay Resort to get cozy by a warm fire after a day of observing stunning autumn leaves! Our resort features five historic lodges, 10 wooded cabins, and 25 waterfront cabins surrounded by natural beauty. Linekin Bay Resort lodges are perfect for big families seeking the ultimate autumn getaway in Boothbay Harbor, while our rustic cabins offer especially stunning views of Maine’s fall foliage. Whether guests plan a romantic getaway or bring the whole family, they’ll want to return every year for our gorgeous fall equinox.
Be sure to check our availability while there’s still time to plan a perfect autumn escape. Fall foliage in Maine is truly breathtaking. There’s no better place to experience it than Linekin Bay Resort, so book a stay with us today!