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Bridgton Vacation Rentals

Bridgton Travel Guide

Bridgton is a resort area located in Cumberland County, Maine, United States. Owing to the lush greenery and rolling green hills that surround Bridgton, this area is a favourite amongst campers and trekking enthusiasts.

Things to Do in Bridgton

The town limits of Bridgton make for a pleasant day's exploration. Upon arrival, visit one of the town's many eclectic coffeehouses and restaurants and spend the evening relaxing at the Playhouse cinema. A major drawing point of Bridgton is Shawnee Peak -- a ski resort that is open throughout the entirety of the winter ski season (November through to May) and offers trails for all experience levels. Beginners and children can opt to take introductory classes on site to ease them into the ways of becoming a snow bunny.

Those interested in boating will be pleased to discover that Bridgton presents plenty of opportunities to do so. Highland Lake, Long Lake and Moose Pond surround the town and are great places to get out onto the water, enjoy the woodland scenery and crack open a beer or an ice tea.

Best Time to Visit Bridgton

The best months to visit this fantastic town vary depending on your intention for visiting. One option for visiting is between May and September when the temperature is upwards of 80 degrees -- perfect for hiking, camping, fishing and generally being outdoors in the best of Maine's countryside. Alternatively, visiting in the winter months is the perfect time to enjoy the area's ski resorts.

Price and Availability in Bridgton

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Bridgton is in January, while the cheapest month is in October. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Bridgton is in the high season in July. Bridgton has its low season in April, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Bridgton tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Bridgton tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The Weather in Bridgton

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Bridgton. The warmest months in Bridgton are June and May, when temperatures reach 96 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -31 ˚F. The wettest month in Bridgton is November with 7.53 inches of rain, while the driest month is May with 1.32 inches of rain.

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