Outdoor Maine-ia

Rangeley’s unspoiled mountains, lakes draw nature enthusiasts of all stripes

Posted: August 21, 2011 at 3:54 a.m.

The Height of Land Overlook in Oquossic has spectacular views of Lake Mooselemeguntic. (Photo: Nathaniel Hammond) Rangeley Main lake travel

Pause in the late afternoon at the Height of Land Overlook on Maine 17 just south of Oquossoc, near Rangeley. Watch as the sky above Mooselookmeguntic Lake blazes orange, magenta and powder-puff pink. The setting sun highlights a Maine very different from the Maine of rocky shorelines, crashing surf and iconic lighthouses.

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Travel, Pages 48 on 08/21/2011