Maine Family Activities

Moosehead Lake Maine Family Vacations

family activities in MaineFun Adventures in Maine family activities, vacation ideas, fun things to do in Maine, family trip suggestions for Moosehead Lake Region – Enjoy a Cozy Moose Lakeside Family Vacation in Greenville, Maine.

Moosehead Lake Family Picnic lunch to playground off Washington Street. Family Playground has covered pavilion with picnic tables situated in partially wooded area offering sun and shade. Childrens playground offers monkey bars, teeter tauter, large slide, and swings. At Napa Store turn onto Washington Street, left to Prospect Street, playground is on your right.

Moosehead Lake family picnic and snacks to Greenville Junction Wharf lakeside location with charcoal grilling facilities, picnic tables, and small pirate ship for young kids. Try your luck at fishing. Watch float planes take off and land, swim, and enjoy the view!

family geocaching tourGreenville Maine School off Pritham Avenue on left. Great playground for young children, tennis courts, basketball court, skateboard park / ice skating rink, volleyball, and track.

Discovery Moose Safari tour and cruise at The Birches. Moosehead Lake pontoon boat cruise – 3 to 4 hr tour passing by Mt Kineo and venturing into a wilderness preserve area aboard a Pontoon Boat. Ask for the Discovery with padded seats, and foul weather curtains. Bring some snacks for the kids, jackets, and your camera for a great Maine adventure that is suitable for all ages.

Kineo Shuttle- Great Family Vacation Activity Fun- Short boat ride to Mt Kineo- Pack a picnic lunch, play at Pebble Beach and enjoy the views. Hike Mt Kineo. Note: A must for a beautiful day with calm winds. Kineo Boat Shuttle leaves on the hour in July and August and round trip costs $10 per person, under age 5 free. A great family vacation friendly hike departs from Rockwood public boat landing. Final back trip is 4:45pm.

Visit Lily Bay State Park just North on Lily Bay Rd. Swim, picnic, hike or ride bikes. Bike rentals for the family available in Greenville.

Maine family Fishing, Family Fishing Ponds in the Moosehead Lake Area – Fish Prong Pond and Gravel Pit Pond are nearby and offers stocked pond fishing for children of all ages.

family vacation activitiesMoosehead Lake Vacations at Red Cross Beach at Moosehead Lake- Greenville Maine Public swimming beach- Lifeguards and floating docks. Open Swim hours and swimming lessons. Popular with young kids and daycares.

Maine Activities, Education and Fun, Moosehead Lake Geocaching Adventures – Treasure hunt in the Maine woods as you hike, bike, and explore and look for hidden caches in the area. Book a family tour introduction to geocaching. A 2 hour guided family geocachng adventure

Moose Watching- A family trip adventure – Just take a drive in the evenings looking for Moose along the roadsides or reserve family adventure tour moose safari and search for the magestic Maine Moose by float plane, pontoon boat or off road vehicle by Jeep or 4×4 private tours. 

Moose familyThis moose family was spotted on a private family moose tour offered by our activities director, a registered Maine Guide departing from our cabins.

kayaking family vacationSwimming – Canoeing – Kayaking and boat rental information is posted to help you explore Moosehead Lake by boat. Canoes and kayaks are kept lakeside at our waterfront that are available for rent. Bring your own or rent one. Lakeside family recreation at your doorsteep. Enjoy paddling along the shoreline, amazing views, watch the ducks and loons and enjoy the sandy swimming beach.  Perfect for children as it has a gradual incline out. Great family fun – Ideal for any ages! Guided Loon Safari Tours depart from The Cozy Moose Shoreline with Special T Adventures. Family fun, introduction to canoeing, learn basic paddling strokes and paddle Moosehead Lake looking for wildlife.

Abbot, Maine Playground – A small family playground for children about 20 miles South. Play then stop in at Abbot Bakery for ice cream, cookies, and pastry treats. 

Family movie night -DVD players in all cabins. Grab a pizza and make some popcorn. Choose a movie to watch there is a Red Box Video in town.

Maine Family activity farm tour at Breakneck Ridge Farm Fun for all ages offered July and August. Great Maple Syrup and other foodie delights. Check hours first.

Historic Pittson Farm- A remote backcounrty Moosehead Area logging camp now functioning as a working farm. A great family vacation activity. Enjoy walking about the gardens, and seeing animals, goats, lamas, and horses graze in pastures nearby.

Mountain Biking- Mountain paths, former railroad beds can be found throughout the area with beautiful scenery awaiting. Enjoy the Greenville – Shirley Railroad Bed for mountain biking designated as a all purpose trail. Biking is a great family vacation activity in Maine. Mountain bike rentals, sales, service and trail information available in Greenville. Great for all biking skills is family biking in Lily Bay State Park.

Moosehead Lake family vacation activities in summer. In July, outdoor family summer vacation concerts- Free – Friday nights during the summer at 6:30pm, Downtown Greenville Gazebo, bring a blanket and a sweater in case of a cool breeze and enjoy.

Check out Moosehead Lake Area children programs for K thru 12th grade for natural resource based programs. Wildlife tracking, private family workshops by guides are offered by Special T Adventures, Guide Service. Ecology programs, wilderness adventures in small groups for Maine residents and visitors to Moosehead Lake can enjoy Family Children Programs

Please contact us directly to reserve your Cozy Moose lakeside vacation cabin.

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