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Maine’s fall foliage pageant

Point Lookout offers up a front row seat

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August 5th, 2009
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One of Point Lookout s cabins with screened-in front porch. One of the most anticipated spectacles of the year is just weeks away. Best of all, this particular show is free (courtesy of Mother Nature), so it s not too soon to start planning your trip to see Maine s fall foliage extravaganza.

Spectacle of color

Early in September, cool fall breezes sweep into Maine, turning the green leaves of summer to brilliant golds, oranges, and crimsons. Depending on the weather, colors reach their peak in the first two weeks of October. For an unparalleled experience, stay in the midst of nature s splendor at Point Lookout in Northport, Maine. Nestled on the side of Ducktrap Mountain, guests at Point Lookout are surrounded by awe-inspiring views of the mountains above and the bay below. Take advantage of the Point Lookout Fall Foliage Special and get a luxurious one or two bedroom cabin for two nights, breakfast for two both mornings, and a voucher to enjoy the world-class private on-site bowling alley all for $360. Point Lookout amenities include a huge, state-of-the-art fitness facility, an on-site shop, restaurant, and six miles of scenic trails. Guests stay in one of the 106 pine cabins on the property. Though the d cor is rustic, the cabins at Point Lookout have all the bells and whistles of a first-class suite, including screened porches, gas fireplaces, kitchens, wireless Internet access, and cable television. Point Lookout is an easy drive to Acadia National Park, Camden Hills State Park, and Moose Point State Park. Explore the quaint towns of Camden, Lincolnville, Belfast, Rockport, and Rockland which offer quintessential New England dining and shopping opportunities. And don t forget to head north to Bar Harbor for some of the best fall whale-watching on the East Coast. For more information about Point Lookout, visit To make a reservation, call Point Lookout at 1-800-515-3611 and ask for the Fall Foliage