Just within an hour and a half of Bangor and 15 minutes from the Greenville - Moosehead region, resides the charming town of Shirley in the heart of the Maine Highlands. Shirley, Maine is an outdoor enthusiast's reprieve where snow season brings trails for snowmobile adventures and snowshoeing, and ATVing during the warmer months. Nearby Moosehead Lake sets the landscape for canoe and boating explorations. Visitors can also take hiking expeditions in the area and even spot some moose!


Nearby Towns

Wilson Pond Camps

Wilson Pond Camps Greenville
Wilson Pond Camps | Greenville
Located only 3.5 miles from downtown Greenville, nestled in the shadows of mountains, offering peace and quiet. Wilson Pond is a 7 mile long LAKE with depths over 130 feet. Its crystal clear waters offer Lake Trout (Togue), Salmon and Brook Trout. Its quiet waters are especially enjoyed by canoeists and kayakers. We offer seven premiere housekeeping cottages, one long-term rental and one remote cottage on Upper Wilson Pond with total seclusion. 90% of our customers return. Wilson Pond Road, Greenville, Maine 207-695-2860

Great location approx. 25 minutes south of Moosehead Lake and directly on ITS 85 Snowmobile Trail and MATS 113 ATV Trail. All rooms feature 2 queen size memory foam mattresses, 32” flat screen TV’s, microwaves, Keurig coffee makers, and super clean bathrooms. Our 24 hour self check-in kiosk makes checking in anytime convenient. Pet Friendly! Nice, clean, modern hotel/motel near Guilford, Dover-Foxcroft, and Monson. 49 Davidson Road, Abbot, Maine 207-876-6140

Spencer Pond Camps

Spencer Pond Camps Greenville
Spencer Pond Camps | Greenville
Lakeside log cabins with spectacular views of Little Spencer Mountain. Fully furnished housekeeping cabins allow for a return to the simple life. Plumbing is “out back” and relaxation is everywhere. Spencer Pond is classified by the state as a highly valued, protected body of water due to its scenic mountain views, wildlife, remoteness and undeveloped shoreline. Positioned perfectly to explore the Moosehead region, Baxter State Park and the Appalachian Trail you can get your family “unplugged” for this remote “off the grid” vacation. Spencer Pond, East Middlesex Canal Grant. 207-745-1599

Private four-season cabins and a lodge rich with more than 100 years of history and tradition. Located in a large nature preserve and with over a half-mile of private Moosehead Lake waterfront, year-round family, and sportsman activities abound. The pristine setting offers well maintained rentals, private marina, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, nearby skiing, golf and more. Perfect for families. Enjoy the hospitality, privacy and rich Maine traditions. 832 Spinney Road Rockwood, Maine, 207-534-7712

Wilsons on Moosehead Lake

Wilsons on Moosehead Lake Greenville Junction
Wilsons on Moosehead Lake | Greenville Junction
Discover the spacious lakefront cottages of Wilsons on Moosehead Lake located half a mile down a private country road in the North Maine Woods. Enjoy incredible views of the lake and surrounding mountains from the screened porch of your fully equipped waterfront cabin. Hunt, fish, boat, swim, canoe, hike, ATV, snowmobile, site see, wildlife safaris... Activities are endless and right here at your doorstep. The perfect place to do everything...or nothing at all. Come see why folks say we have “Moosehead’s Million Dollar View! Rockwood Road, Rt. 15, Greenville Jct, Maine 207-695-2549