Life in the Valley

We offer you and your family a change of pace from the constant hustle and bustle of urban living.  We like to call it a relaxed way of living.  Others call it a stress free life style.  Either way, it’s a safe, welcoming and peaceful environment filled with scenic beauty, wildlife and lots to do…

Cross country ski trails traverse the beautiful Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge

Canoe, fish, kayak or picnic along the banks of the St. Croix River – a natural boundary with our friends and neighbors in New Brunswick, Canada


Follow the link to view a quick video about some exciting things happening at our very own Calais Regional Hospital

No need to book a leaf-peeping weekend – simply step outside your door and take in the wonders of a beautiful autumn day…

Boating, fishing or relaxing “up to camp” is a way of life here in the St. Croix Valley.  With an abundance of lakes and ponds, it’s just a quick trip for a fantastic weekend…

We are truly a year-round playground for the outdoor enthusiast.  Our unspoiled woods and waters offer fishing in all seasons, boating in spring, summer and fall, ATV touring in spring, summer and fall, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, wilderness hiking and groomed scenic walkways, wildlife, bird watching, swimming and so much more…

Industries in our area are often linked to our natural resources – fir, wild blueberries and cranberries, wood, freshwater fish and saltwater fish.  We are currently focusing on creating work environments that are especially attractive to entrepreneurs and telecommuters.

  • Art Along the Riverfront
  • Grand Lake Stream Folk Art Festival
  • International Festival
  • Pirate Festival

Contact the Chamber of Commerce at for details concerning these, and other local events.

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