VISIT THE MAINE HIGHLANDS

The Maine Highlands is huge…and wild! Within its whopping 8,000-square mile radius—roughly the size of New Jersey—visitors can expect to find Maine’s highest peak, its largest lake, one of its longest rivers, and a truly one-of-a-kind outdoors experience.

Let us help you plan your trip! Order a free guidebook or view it online.

Free Printed Version

View Digital Version

Hiking Mount Kineo: What You Need to Know

Mount Kineo is a fun hike that won't take all day. With 360-degree views of Moosehead Lake, it's a sought-after destination for adventurers looking for easy to moderate trails with beautiful vistas.

Mountain Biking on the Katahdin Area Trails

Grab your bike and ride the newest mountain bike trails in Maine! The Katahdin Area Trails at the New England Outdoor Center offer excellent outdoor fun for the whole family.

7 Spectacular Fall Hikes for the Best Maine Foliage

For views of the best Maine fall foliage, head for the hills. Take a fall hike and be wowed by the stunning views from above.

See What You’re Missing...

Experience The Maine Highlands through our Instagram feed!

A foggy fall day...yet still beautiful. 📷 by @photocait #maine #mainething #discovermaine #my207 #paddle #newengland #visitmaine ...

156 1

Fall + Kineo = Beautiful Views! Want to know what it’s like to hike Mount Kineo? Hit the link in our bio and read our blog post! #kineo #maine #fallfoliage #hikeme #optoutside #mooseheadlake #visitmaine #mainething #my207 #newengland #peakweek #discovermaine #mainehighlands ...

164 0

RepostBy @photocait: Just got back from Northern Maine - this place always leaves me speechless. ❤️ #maine #mainething #visitmaine #paddle #discovermaine #my207 #exploremaine #vacationland #optoutside ...

119 0

@northwoodsaerial flies over the Cribworks in Katahdin. Drone photography has forever changed the way we appreciate Fall! #maine #katahdin #visitmaine #mainething #optoutside #dronephotography #my207 #discovermaine #newengland #exploremaine #vacationland #nirthmainewoods #intothewoods ...

189 1

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” - L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables #fallfoliage #maine #my207 #newengland #visitmaine #mainething #optoutside #vacationland #discovermaine #exploremaine #mainetheway ...

105 0

🍁Visit the link in our bio to read our blog post about fall paddling in Hirundo Wildlife Refuge! 🍂 You can also order a FREE guidebook and start planning your trip to Maine. #visitmaine #mainething #optoutside #fallfoliage #maineinvitesyou #paddle #canoeing #discovermaine #exploremaine #newenglandmodel @hirundowildlife @visitbangormaine ...

74 0