Maine family activities, vacation ideas, fun things to do in Maine, family trip suggestions for Moosehead Lake Region.
Experience a Cozy Moose Lakeside Family Vacation in Greenville, Maine on Moosehead Lake.
Maine Family Activities – Moosehead Lake has many areas for family picnics. In the woods or at a playground. Family playground has covered pavilion with picnic tables situated in partially wooded area. Children’s 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. Another playground is Abbot, Maine Playground – A small family playground for children about 20 miles South. Play then stop in at Abbot Bakery for ice cream and treats.
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!
Treasure hunt in the Maine woods. Explore and look for hidden caches in the area. Book your family tour Introduction to Geocaching. A 2 hour guided family geocaching adventure. Then visit Lily Bay State Park looking for a cache. Enjoy the park, swim, picnic, hike or ride bikes. Bike rentals for the family available in Greenville.
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 hikes, sightseeing and nature tours.
Just take a drive in the evenings looking for Moose along the roadsides or reserve family adventure tour moose safari and search for the majestic Maine Moose. This moose family was spotted on a private family moose tour offered by our activities director, a registered Maine Guide departing from our cabins. Great for family activity with young kids or anyone. Enjoy moose watching in comfort. This off road land tour by Jeep or 4×4. A private family tour about 3 hours. A popular activity for the entire family to venture out again and again.
Get Wet! Go swimming, canoeing and kayaking. Snorkel and explore the sand cove and waterfront glaciers. Boat rentals are available to rent in Greenville. Canoe and Kayak rentals are available at our waterfront or bring your own. Lakeside family recreation at your cabin. Enjoy paddling along the shoreline, amazing views, watch the ducks and loons. Enjoy the sandy swimming beach and crystal clear water.
Guided canoe Loon Safari Tours depart from The Cozy Moose Shoreline – Family fun, learn basic paddling strokes and paddle Moosehead Lake looking for wildlife. Great for family team building skills and fun for everyone.
The Kineo Boat Shuttle – Short boat ride to Mt Kineo- Pack a picnic lunch, visit Pebble Beach and enjoy the views. A historical family hike a top a Mountain. Kineo Boat Shuttle departs from Rockwood public boat landing.
DVD players in all cabins. Grab a pizza and make some popcorn. There is a Red Box Video in town.
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 back country Moosehead Area logging camp now functioning as a working farm. A great family vacation activity.
Mountain paths, former railroad beds can be found throughout the area. Biking is a great family vacation activity in Maine. Mountain bike rentals, sales, service and trail information.
In July, outdoor family summer vacation concerts- Free – Thursday 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 family vacation cabin.