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Amazing Views

If you're looking for anything other than spectaculars views of Rangeley and beyond, keep driving... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2017
Portland, ME
Say hello or farewell!

It's always wonderful to say hello (or goodbye) to this gorgeous region by pulling off the main... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2017
Callisto S
S. Natick, MA
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

If you're looking for anything other than spectaculars views of Rangeley and beyond, keep driving. Otherwise, the view is worth the stop, even in the dark. We visit every trip we make to/through Rangeley.

Thank ingridaw79
Reviewed 24 January 2017

It's always wonderful to say hello (or goodbye) to this gorgeous region by pulling off the main road at this overlook to savor the panoramic views of the Rangeley Lakes region. Something spiritual about this area!

Thank Callisto S
Reviewed 22 December 2016

On a recent trip to Rangeley we stopped at the scenic view area on Route 17 known as Height of Land. The views are stunning. You can see the vast mountains of Western Maine and Mooselookmeguntic lake up to Rangeley. I have been all over...More

Thank jbunnyBoston
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This is a beautiful scenic look out with a nice place to park your car. This is only a short way (1/2 mile or so) from Appalachian Trail. You can see lots of mountains and several lakes. It is a must see when visiting Maine.

Thank daisydeer
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We had seen this attraction listed in Maine attractions & we drove 20+ miles on Route 17 to see it. We are simply amazed at the wonderful scenic overlook appropriately called the "Dramatic Overlook". It is indeed a picture taker's paradise that features an incredible...More

Thank ShivUSA
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Everytime I take Route 17, I always make sure I go over and take a moment to take in the incredible View and Silence of height of the land.

Thank gardener1Sturbridge
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A great high spot to take pictures or sit and admire the views which are breathtaking , we did it in the fall with the trees changing colour amaizing .. But would be stunning at any season .

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Drove up to Height of Land yesterday to catch the view. Stunning. Could of stayed awhile. Great photos were taken.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I've been enjoying this view for 45 years and never tire of it. Western exposure makes it perfect for a sunset picnic. Take a stroll on the Appalachian trail which crosses the road at this point as well.

Thank Mooselookmeguntic
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The fall colors and vantage point were astounding. Easy to find and park. Gorgeous view surrounding area including lake and mountains.

Thank AmyGRochesterMN
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