Aroostook County, Maine is a meca of things to do for everyone. We are the most family friendly vacation destination in New England. Come for a visit, stay for a lifetime.
If you want to experience the great outdoors, there is no better place in New England to visit. You will find a world that drags you in and makes you feel welcome.
Many County residents live here permanently, but many others are seasonal. Come vist The County and find out which type of resident you would like to be.
Aroostook County, Maine
Aroostook County is known for its potato crops, as well as its Acadian culture. In the Saint John Valley in the northern part of the county, which borders Madawaska County, New Brunswick, many of the residents are bilingual in English and Acadian French. Elsewhere in Maine, New England French is the predominant form of French spoken (apart from standard French).
The county is also an emerging hub for wind power.