Local Natural Wonders - Day 24
Local Natural Wonders Day 24 - Height of the Land in Rangeley, Maine
Located in western Maine near Rangeley, there is an incredible vista in the 512-acre Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust preserve. The preserve includes a portion of the Appalachian Trail and amazing views of mountains, forest and lakes. You may even catch a bald eagle soaring off in the distance. The Height of the Land can be found on Route 17 on the Rangely Lakes Scenic Byway. There is a pull-off area for parking. If you are in this area, be sure to stop at this spot, which has been declared one of the finest vistas in the state, and even New England.