Settled in 1810, Caratunk is a quaint little town in Somerset County which boasts big outdoor adventures for all. The beautiful Kennebec Moose River Region is the perfect destination for viewing native Maine wildlife, moose, deear, bear, birds, and enjoying the peacefulness of the Maine woods.
Motor sports enthusiasts will appreciate access to over 14,000 miles of ATV and snowmobiling trails. Whitewater rafting in Maine is an adrenaline junkie’s dream and there are plenty of raft outfitters and companies close to Caratunk. River enthusiasts will find rapids for all levels and gentler river sections for relaxing canoe, kayak and raft trips.
In all seasons, Caratunk is a special outdoor enthusiast’s playground. Not far from the Bangor airport, Caratunk is just a short scenic drive and offers classic lodging in cabins and resorts.
Maine Lakeside Resort & Event Center offers private fully furnished cabins that sleep up to 8 people. We offer a unique location for family vacations and private functions such as weddings and retreats. We are the only resort in the area with deep water access and a public boat launch nearby, perfect for swimming, fishing, kayaking and boating. For more adventure, head offsite for hiking trails, whitewater rafting, guided fishing trips, float plane rides & more! Learn More
These recently constructed riverside cabins offer deluxe lodging in the Maine outdoors. Each four season riverside cabin offers private bedrooms, full kitchen, living and dining room area, full bathroom, heat, AC, cable TV and an outside fireplace. Experience dining on-site at our own Patrick’s Restaurant and Pub. In addition to great lodging, we offer White Water Rafting, Kayaking, Moose Safaris, ATV Tours and Rentals, Snowmobile Tours and Rentals and much more, all from our base on the Kennebec River in Bingham. Learn More
Located only 3.5 miles from downtown Greenville, nestled in the shadows of mountains, offering peace and quiet. Wilson Pond is a 7 mile long LAKE with depths over 130 feet. Its crystal clear waters offer Lake Trout (Togue), Salmon and Brook Trout. Its quiet waters are especially enjoyed by canoeists and kayakers. We offer seven premiere housekeeping cottages on Wilson Pond. Each with Firepit. Several are pet friendly and all are available for short or long term rentals. 90% of our customers return year after year. Learn More
Lake Moxie Camps is a traditional Maine sporting camp from a times gone by. Lake Moxie Camps offers comfortable lakeside cabins, waterfront house rental, Moxie Barn group cabin, platform tents and lakeside camp sites. Located on beautiful 9 mile Lake Moxie in the heart of Maine’s great wilderness. The Camp is just minutes from Moxie Falls, Wyman Lake, Moosehead Lake, Greenville Maine and the Appalachian trail. Enjoy the Maine you have been looking for. Wildlife abounds with loons, eagles, moose, deer and more. Learn More
Winter in Caratunk Maine
In winter, snow is plentiful and so are the outdoor opportunities in Caratunk, snowmobiling, ATV’ing, hunting and ice fishing are all popular vacation activities in the Kennebec Moose River area. Cross country skiing, snowshoeing and ice skating are fun family activities as well.
Three distinctive waterfalls include The Houston Brook Falls, Grand Falls and Moxie Falls. Grand Falls is located in close proximity to the Maine ITS-89 trail system for snowmobiling, with a network of cabins built by the Maine Huts and Trails Association, a great place to join family and friends for an overnight retreat.
Known as a hunting and fishing paradise, these lakes, rivers and streams are packed full of Maine trout and are just waiting for your cast. Boating on the many fresh water lakes like Wyman Lake is relaxing and refreshing. Whether you like power boats, day sailboats or paddling your own canoe or kayak, you will find serenity in this region of Maine.
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