Staycations | When You Are Lucky Enough To Live In Maine

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Real Estate Agent with MOOERS REALTY ME Broker License 106759

Staycations, locals lucky enough to live in Maine can mini vacation round the clock.

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It's like tasty morsel snacks of the state called Vacationland.

Maine is less people, more wide open unspoiled spaces. Even the pandemic can not wreck plans to hike a mountain trail or fish a Maine lake. Rural, well spaced and sparse population are the perfect combination to keep everyone safe up here in Maine.

You have the area pretty much all to yourself. Winter just makes Maine even less people to eat into the leisure time enjoyment. Some of the coastal second, third and more homes along the coast of Maine have boarded up windows. To protect against the northeast gale force winds if they decide to pay a visit.

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Off season, the shoulder before and after time periods to vacation in Maine.

Those give you the best bang for the buck. And you don't feel like anyone is pushing or shoving. No problem parking in summer time hot spots. No delay with slow or none moving traffic from too many tourists either.

The locals are friendlier and more relaxed when the tide of tourists are away.

Staycations and low cost Maine mini vacations are one bright spot of the pandemic.

Folks online like to hear suggestions on where to spend their staycations, instate Maine mini vacation. Here are a few more images of Maine from this neat coastal area of our beautiful state. These were captures this weekend while unplugging to rest and recharge.

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As an insider, a local darn glad to live in Maine as a full time native, staycations happen round the clock.

COVID did not interfere with treks into the wilds of Maine. In fact, the exercise, the no or low cost aspect of these Maine mini vacations just enhance the staycation experience.

Read more on one way to staycation, instate Maine vacation in the Wells, Ogunquit, Kennebunkport ME area of Vacationland.

Need more suggestions on what to do for fun in Maine? Here to help. Reach out, let's connect and find your interests. It takes a life time to cover a state as big and beautiful as Maine. Pick a season, you don't have to have a reason for a staycation, instate Maine mini vacation.

I'm Maine REALTOR Andrew Mooers, ME

207.532.6573 |  info@mooersrealty.com   | 

MOOERS REALTY 69 North ST Houlton ME 04730 USA

Comments (8)

Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Hello Andrew - there's no doubt reading your posts, seeing your photos or enjoying your videos over the years, that you feel darn fortunate to live and sell real estate in Maine.  

Feb 11, 2021 09:18 AM
Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573

Thank you Michael Jacobs . Lots to like about Maine!


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Feb 11, 2021 12:50 PM
Michael Jacobs

🙂

Feb 13, 2021 01:03 PM
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Andrew,

What a nice promotion of your lovely area.  We feel that way about our community also.  However, we still enjoy going out of town for business and for pleasure. A

Feb 11, 2021 09:18 AM
Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573

Thanks for commenting Ron and Alexandra Seigel . Travel instate off season has made it safe for COVID and our low population helps keeping your distance. Miss the jaunts to Canada, our neighbor two miles away but instate, mid winter, going places where it's just you, yourself, I or one couple or family that is in your pod makes Maine A+++ for instate staycation Maine mini vacations.


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Feb 11, 2021 12:52 PM
Ed Silva
Mapleridge Realty, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally

All over the country people are doing staycations, you just gave a lot of different scenery in Maine

Feb 11, 2021 05:21 PM
Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573

Get creative and head to the hills, get out on a lake to ice fish, kayak etc depending on the season. Find your hidden corner of whatever state you live. And if in a crowded city, stuck? Head "up on the roof" as the song sings to clear your head and capture your thoughts @edsilva .


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Feb 12, 2021 04:14 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

Those are amazing scenes from your amazing state, Andrew.  I haven't been to Maine.  I plan to fix that one of these days.

Feb 11, 2021 06:15 PM
Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573

Come on up to hidden, unpopulated areas that most of Maine is Myrl Jeffcoat . Kinda partial to Aroostook County, but sample "Downeast Maine" and start collecting the images, the experiences.

Feb 12, 2021 04:41 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

CONGRATULATIONS Andrew, on having this blog FEATURED in the PHOTOS group!

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Feb 11, 2021 06:17 PM
Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573

(Turning ten shades of red) Aw gee.. thank you Myrl Jeffcoat . Been to CA and you just as much eye candy to capture and spread around to brag up your area too! Carry a camera, keep the safety off ready to snap some local area photos is the secret wherever you live, work, play.


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Feb 12, 2021 04:17 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
Fathom Realty Washington LLC - Tacoma, WA
South Puget Sound Washington Agent/Broker!

Staycations can be magical and I bet you seen more in your neck of the woods than three quarters of the country. Great post Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573 

Feb 11, 2021 07:38 PM
Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573

People, too many people COVID or not robs the staycation instate vacations for many Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS .


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Feb 12, 2021 04:20 AM
Kat Palmiotti
406-270-3667, kat@thehousekat.com, Broker, eXp Realty - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

Yes indeed. There are states (such as Maine) where staycationing can be quite enjoyable!

Feb 12, 2021 06:04 AM
Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573
MOOERS REALTY - Houlton, ME
Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker

And safe Kat Palmiotti . Bet Montana is the same boat with less people, more wide open space.

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Feb 17, 2021 02:56 PM