Welcome to the Hiking & Climbing in the Katahdin Region page !
This Region offers some of the BEST Hiking and Climbing in the STATE ! This is the home of BAXTER STATE PARK and the starting of the APPLACHIAN TRAIL !!
Located in Millinocket, Maine the Appalachian Trail Lodge is a family home that was originally constructed in 1901 as a boarding house and has hosted Appalachian Trail hikers since 1988. After finishing the AT in 2006 Paul(Ole Man) & Jaime(NaviGator) Renaud made the AT Lodge their home and now offer a full hiker service at the northern terminus of the Appalachian Trail.During the summer, the AT Lodge serves as both a starting and ending point for hikers on the Appalachian Trail. Whether you are just beginning your journey or have hiked more than 2000 miles to get here, the Appalachian Trail Lodge is your destination In the winter, the AT Lodge is perfect for those hearty individuals who come to the area for cross country skiing, snow shoeing, winter hiking or snowmobiling.
The Appalachian Trail Lodge is a great base camp to enjoy the Katahdin region, no matter what the season. Penobscot Avenue Millinocket,Maine 04462 207.723.4321
207.731.5801(cell ) firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.appalachiantraillodge.com/
Family Vacations at Loon Lodge include hiking, canoeing, kayaking, or just plain relaxing. We have short day hikes to interesting destinations. The canoe enthusiast will find many miles of water to explore. Wildlife abounds in the area and every one from the bird watcher to wildlife photographer will have plenty to see. Stargazers will find the stars bright and clear away from the lights of the big cities.
Ray & Leslie Cooley
P.O. Box 404
Millinocket, ME 04462
"Nahmakanta "... has been a traditional Maine wilderness camp sincethe 1870's. Hikers, fisherman, photographers, nature lovers and families who appreciate it's quiet beauty and tranquility have been coming back season after season for generations...... For Hikers... we maintain over 70 miles of beautiful and varied hiking trails, including one of the most scenic stretches of the Appalachian Trail, just 1/2 mile from Camp. One trail that's very popular with our guests leads to Nesuntabunt Mtn overlook, which rises 1000' over Nahmakanta Lake and affords a stunning, panoramic view of nearby Mt Katahdin, Maine's highest peak. Another trail follows a spectacular 1/4 mile long flume of the emerald-tinted Rainbow Stream, which cascades into a deep, crystal-clear swimming pool, a wonderful and refreshing oasis on warm summer days.
Our nine lakefront and newly restored guest cabins accommodate between 2-8 people. All have sky lights, picture windows that face down the lake, screened porches with rockers, hardwood floors, gas lights and wood stoves with plenty of dry firewood. The smaller cabins have at least one double and one single bed, and the larger cabins have separate bedrooms and toilets.
Nahmakanta Lake Camps P.O. Box 544 Millinocket, ME 04462.
The Katahdin Inn and Suites hotel is nestled in the town of Millinocket, just minutes from Appalachian Trail, Mount Katahdin and Baxter State Park. Centrally located, we are the ultimate launching point for a wide variety of activities, including, hiking the Appalachian Trail, white water rafting the mighty Penobscot River, some of the county’s best snowmobiling & fishing, camping, hunting, moose tours, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, mountain climbing and much more. We are within walking distance to many local retail store, restaurants and pubs. Paper mill, Millinocket Regional Hospital and Millinocket Municipal Airport are just few mile away. From I-95 take Exit 244 for Medway, Millinocket and follow Route 157 west for 11 miles, we are on your left ¼ mile past McDonald’s behind the Right aid.
Come Hike & Backpack the Katahdin Area , Fly in to your Favorite Sporting Camp or Let us Find You one ! This is the Place to hike near Mount Katahdin , Baxter State Park and the STARTING of the Famous APPLACHIAN TRAIL ! We do have Camps available in some Remote Locations ! There are many Lakes and Ponds Located here For your WILDERNESS HIKING ADVENTURES !
If you are looking for a neat place to go where life is simple and flying is a way of life, the Katahdin Region is it. . If you love the great outdoors and are tired of in your face commercialism, jump in your pride and joy and file for KMLT or 70B S.P.B. We will treat you like family!
If you are on wheels and need a transfer from the airport to the seaplane base (10 miles) just call ahead and we will have a courtesy vehicle waiting for you at the airport at no charge.
P O Box 171 , Millinocket Maine 04462
207-723-8378 or 1-866-359-6246
Enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the wilderness along with the amenities offered at the newly restored Lake House. At the Lake House we cater to vacationers, canoeists, hikers & climbers, hunters, snowmobieliers, family groups, or anyone searching for the perfect relaxing place "to get away from it all." We also do fantastic wedding and receptions.Enjoy your days here hiking the many trails, swimming by the lake, or take a boat and fish the many surrounding rivers and streams. Or if you prefer wildlife, take a canoe and visit Pine Stream Flowage, where you can also see moose, deer, beaver, raccoons, eagles, loons, great place for bird watching! The Lake House can accommodate 8-10 guests comfortably with 4 large sunny rooms overlooking the lake. We offer 2 modern baths with showers, electricity by generator, and gas lamps on the main floor for evening lighting. Our 3 housekeeping Cabins sleep 6-8 people .Please check our other Location for Awesome Camping , We also have Canoe & Kayaking Guides Services Available !!
The Surprenant Family
Rt 76 Box66 Chesuncook Village , Maine 04441
207-745-5330 E Mail : email@example.com
Abol Bridge Campground is a small family type area located on the West Branch of the Penobscot River at Abol Stream. This area has a great deal to offer: Fishing - Swimming - Canoeing - Whitewater Rafting - Hiking (Appalachian Trail), plus a view of Mt. Katahdin. Deer and Moose sightings are common .We have 42 campsites located on the West Branch of the Penobscot & Abol Stream ! Each Campsite is furnished with a picnic table and fireplace. There is a central building with flush toilets and metered hot showers. Abol Bridge Store is open from January 3rd to March 30th, then from May 1st through Thanksgiving. The store now offers fresh home-made take out food. And YES we'll have gasoline all winter! Firewood, propane, ice, groceries, supplies always available.
ABOL BRIDGE CAMPGROUND & STORE
P.O. BOX 536 - MILLINOCKET, MAINE 04462-0536
Wilderness Edge Campground, formally Hidden Springs , is under new management and offers 32 RV camping sites and 70 tent sites on the Millinocket Lake / Baxter Park Rd just north of Millinocket. It is now owned by Larry & Anna Hallett of Millinocket. It is the perfect Place to Camp when visiting Baxter State Park and Mt Katahdin . Each of our sites has its own picnic table and firepit .Our R V sites have their own electrical and water hookups and our tent sites have shared water hydrants conveniently located near by ! We also have an inground Swimming Pool and a Playground for the children . Access to Baxter State Park and Mt Katahdin are only 20 minutes away ! This area offers some of the Best Northern Maine Fishing , Hunting , Rafting , Hiking , Mountain Climbing and Awesome Canoeing and Kayaking ( We have Canoe Rentals on site with Katahdin Outfitters) Photograpy and scenic views abound in this Region ! We are also located on the A T V Trails . We want to make your stay in the Katahdin region a memorable one. 71 Millinocket Lake Rd , Millinocket Maine 04462
for Reservations call (207) 447-8485