Natural Wonder. Endless Discovery.

State Parks

There is no better way to connect with nature than in an area that has been preserved to be forever wild. There are three stunning state parks in The Maine Highlands: Peaks-Kenney, Lily Bay, and Baxter. Each park features a variety of scenery and wildlife. Come stay and explore!

Whitewater Rafting

Challenge yourself with a thrilling whitewater adventure in The Maine Highlands! We have some of the best whitewater in the region with scheduled dam releases all season long. Professional guides will help make your experience safe, fun, and one for the record books!

Lodging

With so many options for lodging, it will be easy to find accommodations that suit your needs, no matter what they are! From camping to lakeside cottages to a cozy bed and breakfast, The Maine Highlands has it all.

Guided Expeditions

Want to really experience the natural beauty of The Maine Highlands? Hire a Registered Maine Guide for an intimate and up close tour of inland Maine. Whether by boat, ATV, or on foot, our guides can help you make the most of your trip.

Hiking Trails

If you love hiking, you've come to the right place. Whether you want to push yourself to hike to the top of Mt. Katahdin or just want to get outside and enjoy a scenic nature walk, we've got the trail for you. Head to the Moosehead Lake region and take the Moosehead Pinnacle Pursuit challenge! Be sure to pack your camera so you can take the vistas home with you.

Fishing

There are many different fishing experiences that you can have in The Maine Highland region. Lakes and streams boasting several species of fish spot our landscape by the dozens. Be sure that you are prepared, have a valid fishing license, and are up to date on the State of Maine fishing regulations.

Welcome to the Maine Highlands

From rare moments for reflection and connection with a wild landscape, to a stroll through small-town Maine or a night out in downtown Bangor, The Maine Highlands is a place that invites you to slow down, unplug, and leave the beaten path.

Join us—you never know what you’ll discover.

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Events
5/1/19 10/13/19
Maine Kayak Full Day Muscongus Bay Trip with Cottage Lodging.
5/24/19 5/26/19
This program provides anglers the opportunity to fish for both Native and Wild Brook Trout while...
6/1/19
Black Fly Festival - Annual event in Milo, Maine with crafters, vendors, businesses and food...
6/1/19 6/2/19
The Monson Business Association is hosting a town-wide self guided, interactive, and behind the...
6/7/19 6/9/19
This program is for women interested in learning the art of fly fishing, hosted at the Appalachian...
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Deals
3/25/19 12/31/19
Dine at Natalie's, one of the best 100 restaurants in the USA, and you will understand why some people reserve their tables a year ahead! Our Executive Chef Chris Long and Sous Chef Ülfet Ralph will work their magic on this special five course menu,...
5/1/19 5/31/19
Stay at the Greenville Inn for 3 nights or more during the month of May...and RECEIVE A $30.00 DISCOUNT! _Breakfast included each morning at a private table_ May is a great time to see MOOSE! _Luxury suites_ _Historic inn rooms_ _Private...
5/1/19 8/1/19
Get more when you stay at the Greenville inn for more than 4 nights...you get 10% off the entire stay! We are offering this remarkable savings for a limited time, so book early at the Greenville Inn to reserve the exact room, _cottage or suite_ you want!...
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