Painted with an ever-changing palette of seasonal colors, Harfords Point, ME offers travelers the ideal spot to snap the perfect picture of the Autumn colors, hear the jingle bells on a sleigh ride in the Winter, and paddle along the tree-lined rivers in the Spring and Summer. Surrounded by trails, picturesque picnic spots, and places to get away from the hustle and bustle of the daily grind, this small community on Moosehead Lake is an ideal spot
to recharge in the beauty of nature.
Whether you're traveling with a larger group, planning a romantic getaway for two, or setting off on a solo adventure, our vacation rentals offer plenty of nearby local attractions, outdoor excursions, and areas to dive into to make valuable memories.
Where is Harfords Point, ME?
Set in a quiet location in the middle of Maine, Harfords Point is about 140 miles north of Boothbay
and just over 120 miles from the seaside spot of Waldoboro
. Hugging the pristine coastline on the south side of Moosehead Lake, you'll have water adventures at your fingertips as well as easy access to places like Big Squaw Mountain Ski Area for winter time fun.
Things to Do at Harfords Point, ME
Boasting everything from wild and stocked salmon to small-mouth bass, Moosehead Lake is an angler's dream. The hidden coves and expansive size allow for perfect days of delving into a world of first-class fishing. Rent a boat to explore all of the nooks and crannies or get out towards the middle of the lake where the largest fish are waiting. Book some time with a local guide to show you the secrets, or simply head out on your own for some isolation.
Rent a kayak, standup paddle board, or even a canoe to get some picturesque exercise in while you snap pictures of the tower trees that frame the banks of Moosehead Lake. Pull off to the side and find a picnic spot for you and your special someone, or find a trail to wander and see the local wildflowers in bloom.
Book a tee time at one of the several local golf courses for a day out on the links, driving down the fairways, and trying desperately to avoid the well-placed hazards. After a great round of golf, head over to a local spa to get a massage and unwind in tranquil ambiance. Wrap up your days with a delicious home-cooked meal in your vacation rental and unwind as twilight settles over the lake.
Worthwhile Daytrips & Nearby Fun
During the wintertime, you'll be just a short drive from Big Squaw Mountain. Featuring a world-class offering of fresh powder to blaze trails through, you'll find runs for every skill level. Pick a snowball fight with a friend while the kids get a few pointers from a pro at the ski school, or opt for a bit of sledding while the experts in your group tackle backcountry courses.
Take a day (or a week) to explore the expansive Appalachian Mountain Club 100 Mile Wilderness Conservation Area. Just a short, 15-mile drive east of Greenville
, the seemingly endless list of trails and areas to explore within the wilderness, where you'll have the chance to do everything from trail running to backpacking and birding.
Whether you're snowmobiling in the winter, searching for the perfect rock along pebble beaches in the summer, or casting a line in the deep blue lake, Harfords Point calls to all nature lovers. Stay in one of our vacation rentals to ensure you'll have everything you need to recharge while being surrounded by the beauty of the changing seasons.