20 Best Leaf Peeping Spots to Marvel at Maine’s Fantastic Fall Foliage of Colors
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Maine is known for many things, but what it all comes down to is this: our four seasons.
Whether you're skiing down one of our many trails in December or taking a Casco Bay cruise in the sunny months of July, this state has something to offer for every season and any interest.
September 1st hit and everyone around me was "pumpkin this", and "pumpkin that" but I am still trying to hold onto the last few days of summer. This is the awkward time in our state where mornings are chilly, afternoons are too hot, and evenings are freezing.
Does anyone know how to properly dress for this time of year in Maine?
Regardless, I can no longer ignore the patch of red in the green trees, and we've already had our fair share of days where the temperature dipped and the air was crisp.
Fall Foliage in Maine
Have you noticed the leaves changing colors?
Peak times vary year by year, but the best times to go sightseeing are typically mid-late September until mid-October. You can stay up to date on foliage report of the 2022 season right here.
Maine offers a killer fall that's hard to beat. As someone who just recently moved back home from the south, I want to make sure I hit the best spots for peak foliage. So, I've pulled together this list for us filled with iconic places in Maine for leaf peepin' this season.
Best Leaf Peeping Spots for Maine Fall Foliage
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