Dirigo Pines Set in the college town of Orono, Maine, Dirigo Pines is a community providing an opportunity to retire in a friendly and caring space. Here, you can choose from Independent Living cottages and apartments, as well as Assisted Living and Memory Care neighborhoods. We even have Specialized Care, offering an enhanced amount of assisted living that is perfect for those who need additional support and couples whose care needs may differ. Just 15 minutes from Bangor and an hour away from breathtaking Acadia National Park, Dirigo Pines brings the best of Maine home. From symphony concerts to sporting events, to parks, lakes, and nature preserves, we offer small‐town living, connected to a world of adventure. What Makes Us Special Only Senior Community in Greater Bangor area that offers whole continuem of care so members can age in place. 68 acre campus.