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115 N. High St, (Route 302)
Bridgton, ME, 04009, United States
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Highland Lake Resort Blog

Visiting the White Mountain National Forest

When you stay at Highland Lake Resort, you will have easy access to some of the best sights and attractions Maine has to offer, but you also have easy access to the best sights and attractions New Hampshire has to offer, including the state’s famous White Mountain National Forest. Maine can lay its own claim… Read More

What is the Fryeburg Fair?

*Photos courtesy of Brian Merrill and the Fryeburg Fair website The Fryeburg Fair is Maine’s Blue Ribbon Classic, and it’s one of the most fun and exciting events in the state. There is so much to see and do at this fair, and there is certainly something for everyone. Whether you enjoy midway racing, farming,… Read More

Making the Most of a Trip to the Drive In

It’s always fun to take your family to the drive in. It’s not something you get to do every day and is a unique way to watch movies that are coming out. Bridgton has a great drive-in movie theater with TWO screens, always showing the latest, first-run movies in the new digital format. Here are… Read More

4 Big Benefits of an Outdoor Wedding at Highland Resort

There’s a reason Alanis Morissette used a rainy wedding day as a metaphor for something inconvenient; because inclement weather is the biggest roadblock for most outdoor weddings. Some brides just don’t want to take the risk; however, outdoor wedding disasters don’t really happen as often as people think, and oftentimes, there’s a backup plan just… Read More

Stevens Brook Hiking Trail

Are you looking for something to do while you are staying at Highland Lake Resort? One of the many fun things to do is to go for a walk or hike, and one of the best locations to do this is the Stevens Brook Trail. It is a conveniently located two-mile path between Highland Lake… Read More

Spring Forward with your Reservations!

The days are growing longer and the liveliness at Highland Lake Resort is starting to flourish. It won’t be long until the grass radiates a beautiful shade of green and the spring season is in full bloom. So as the winter chill begins to surrender to springtime temperatures, keep in mind that there is always… Read More

Take a Spring Getaway at the Highland Lake Resort (You Deserve It!)

A family getaway is a great time to reconnect with one another after the cold winter season. After making it through the hustle and bustle of the holidays and the long stretch of the cold gray days of winter, a stress-free, relaxing vacation is just what you all need. A family retreat should be anything… Read More

3 Reasons to choose Highland Lake Resort

There are plenty of reasons to choose Highland Lake Resort for your family getaway in Maine. In fact, you probably have seen a lot of them on this blog. But we want to give you three more reasons Highland Lake Resort is the place for a fun lakefront vacation – which kicks off reason one…. Read More

We’re almost ready to open!

On Monday, April 15, we will be opening Highland Lake Resort for 2013! For the past two years we decided to close the resort during the winter after only modest snow falls, even though this year we did get punished with a blizzard and some heavy snows. But just because our resort wasn’t open didn’t… Read More

Bridgton Maine getaway

Winter has been rough this year in Maine. Did you know it was the third snowiest February in Portland since 1882? Bridgton alone recorded 50-inches in February that was fueled by a Feb. 8-9 blizzard. But we’re thawing out, and hopefully you are too. It’s time to leave winter behind and start thinking about a… Read More