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Amazing Views

Short drive out of Rangeley about 10 miles south on Rt.17. On a clear day, you will experience... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
binghamton ny
Absolutely gorgeous view from overlook on Route 17.

The view of Mooselookmeguntic lake and its surrounding mountains is awesome. Be sure to bring a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Augusta, Maine
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A scenic overview on the drive between Rangeley and Mooselookmeguntic Lake.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Rangeley, ME
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Short drive out of Rangeley about 10 miles south on Rt.17. On a clear day, you will experience amazing views in many directions. Definitely worth the time to drive there.

Thank creagh5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view of Mooselookmeguntic lake and its surrounding mountains is awesome. Be sure to bring a camera!

Thank Colleen_Gesualdo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Height of land provides one of the best views of the area for free. During the peak color season it is spectacular. Its a must go to place

Thank tytram53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by on way to cabin and like always the view is spectacular! Currently there is some construction going on. Though in the pull over area so not as much parking as normal. There is a nice trail right here that is a part of...More

Thank Irene_trekker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even after reading the reviews, I was not prepared for the richness of the colors in this incredible view.

Thank LittlePaint
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you enjoy Nature's Majestic views, this is a key place to visit if you are in the Rangeley Lakes, Maine, area. It is an easy drive to the top along Highway 17. You do have to put up with a few of the typical...More

Thank MaineMae
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A must do on a clear day! Easy ride to and from the top. Several pull offs to enjoy the spectacular views.

Thank Joanne C
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The road (17) from Rangeley is bumpy AF, but worth it. Probably ideal to be in something with solid set of shocks. Hell if the bicyclists can pedal here, you can put up with the bumps. There is another spot just up the road, but...More

Thank troy mcclure
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This was a fairly short drive from downtown Rangeley, where we were staying, and well worth it! The view was gorgeous!

Thank Moc123
Reviewed 30 August 2017

It is difficult to describe the Height of Land and do justice to the view and to the closeness to nature that a visit brings to a person. Looking out onto Mooselookmeguntic Lake the view is simply stunning! This visit, it was too early for...More

Thank Dwight F
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