This site marks the beginning of US Route 1 which ends in Key West, Florida. US Route 1 is the easternmost route of the Maine north-south United States highway system.
This site denotes the first mile of US Route 1 designated on November 12, 1926. The first mile extends from the Fort Kent, ME and the Clair, New Brunswick international border to the Dube House built in 1840, one of the oldest homes still standing in Fort Kent. Traveling south on Route 1 will continue your scenic journey through the Saint John Valley, Aroostook County, and onto the coastal regions of Maine and beyond.
Historic US Route 1 offers breathtaking views and a variety of cultures and experiences. Safe travels!