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 Cabins & Event Center offers year-round, affordable accommodations, event hosting, and an array of outdoor activities. The local activities include whitewater rafting, river floats, fishing, hunting, hiking, ATVing, snowmobiling, and more! The resort complex is nestled directly on the shores of Wyman Lake and includes six modern lakeside cabins, four luxurious guest houses, and a main Lodge. Each cabin sleeps up to twelve, has a full kitchen, bath, living and dining room area and one or two baths. 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. Call Today, let’s start planning your Maine Vacation. Learn More
Lake Moxie Camps 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
Located in the Thick of it! A small, locally owned Inn, located in a quiet setting of trees, mountains and wildlife on Little Moose Mountain. Relax or explore our On-site 7-mile hiking trail with 5 wilderness ponds, ATV and Snowmobile Trail, fishing guides and boating access. Guided tours and Vacation Packages for Moose Watching, fishing trips, Boat cruise on Moosehead Lake or rent a canoe or kayak, bikes, skis, snowshoes ATV or Snowmobile rental gear and guides. Convenient location affords our guest easy access to all that the Moosehead Lake region has to offer. Your Maine adventure starts here! Learn More
Crab Apple is located on the banks of the Kennebec River. Lodging includes motel rooms sleeping 2-4, cabins sleeping 4-10, camping and luxury suites complete with two person whirlpool Jacuzzi tubs. Our base lodge has a full restaurant, pub, game room, outdoor swimming pool and hot tubs. Activities include whitewater rafting, kayaking, paintball and snowmobiling. 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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