At 5,267 feet, Mt. Katahdin is the highest of 46 mountain peaks within 204,733-acre Baxter State Park. Northwest of Baxter State Park, at the Southern end is a Mecca for Canoeists and Whitewater Rafting.

The Katahdin Region is a fantastic family experience for the wildlife and wilderness enthusiast. The lakes and rivers offer endless trails for:

Fishermen find Brook Trout, Landlocked Salmon and Lake Trout (Togue) in the Katahdin waters as well.

"The Katahdin Legends" 

"These are the legends of Katahdin -- the wind, Pamola; the Storm-bird, who hovers round its summit in winter; the Spirit of Katahdin, like a man in his life and loves, who, with his household, dwells inside it."

Fanny Hardy Eckstorm