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Northern Outdoors - Katahdin Adventure Base Camp

Northern Outdoors' base camp for outdoor adventures in the Millinocket region, situated outside Baxter State Park and along the banks of the Penobscot River.

Northern Outdoors - Katahdin Adventure Base Camp

Northern Outdoors' base for outdoor adventures in the Millinocket region features a beautiful riverside campground , and lakefront cabins along Millincoket and Ambajejus Lakes. Situated along the Penobscot River with incredible views of Mount Katahdin, the campground features riverside sites and rustic bunkhouses, just steps away from the Appalachian Trail and the check-in for rafting on the Penobscot River. Or, travel 11 miles south to the Big Moose Inn for indoor lodging options including Inn rooms & suites, private cabins, and lakefront cabins!

All lodging is located next to the Penobscot River, with class IV+ whitewater rafting including the infamous Exterminator, the Cribworks, and the 12' waterfall: Nesowadnehunk Falls. Spend some time hiking in Baxter State Park, or rent a kayak or SUP to explore Millincoket Lake!