Tourism is an integral part of western Maine’s overall economy. On an annual basis, Maine’s Lakes and Mountains Region receives an estimated 2.95 million overnight visitors and 2.66 million day visitors. The Lakes & Mountains Region is truly a four season recreational destination, boasting some of Maine’s highest peaks, the Bigelow Range and Mahoosuc Mountains, and hundreds of glacial lakes. Some of Maine’s largest lakes are located here, including Sebago, Flagstaff, and Rangeley lakes. The region is family-friendly, safe, affordable and is just one hour from the Portland Jetport.