The Maine Highlands and Moosehead Lakes region is home to Maine’s largest lake: Moosehead Lake; Baxter State Park with over 200,000-acres of unspoiled forest; the fabled Mt. Katahdin, and Penobscot River.
In this region, travelers can explore the natural wonders of the great outdoors – or the Bangor waterfront. Sportsman visit here for hunting, extreme white water rafting or scenic snowmobiling. Vacationers will enjoy hiking, biking, canoe or kayak trips and area campgrounds and RV Parks.
This region is perfect for visitors with an appreciative eye for the beauty of nature and the great outdoors. Find Lodging Accommodations in Maine’s Highland Region below.
Explore Maine’s North Woods, with abundant wilderness, mountains, rivers, trails, and hundreds of lakes. Relax in a lakeside cabin, cook s’mores over a fire in the wilderness campground, and wake up to whitewater rafting the class V Penobscot River! The Big Moose Inn is situated between Millinocket and Ambajejus Lakes where guests can enjoy kayaks, canoes, and pontoon boat rides, on-site bar and restaurant, a nearby convenience store, and WiFi in most accommodations. 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
The Big Moose Inn with its unique charm, rare blend of friendly service and lovely surroundings offers inn rooms, suites, cabins, RV, lean to, and tent sites. With a fine dining restaurant, rooftop seating, bar and grille. Located 8 miles from Baxter, between Ambajejus and Millinocket lakes, within walking distance of the beach, and beautiful sunsets. On-site canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, scenic wildlife cruises, rafting companies, and a wedding and event venue. Learn More
The ultimate in rustic luxury. Beautiful log cabins on Moosehead Lake & Loon Lake; real wood-burning fireplaces; whirlpool bathtubs. Moose watching; hiking & snowshoe trails; kayaking; massages. Breathtaking views and sunsets! On the snowmobile trail. A wilderness treasure. Learn More
Discover the spacious lakefront cottages of Wilsons on Moosehead Lake located half a mile down a private country road in the North Maine Woods. Enjoy incredible views of the lake and surrounding mountains from the screened porch of your fully equipped waterfront cabin. Hunt, fish, boat, swim, canoe, hike, ATV, snowmobile, site see, wildlife safaris... Activities are endless and right here at your doorstep. The perfect place to do everything...or nothing at all. Come see why folks say we have “Moosehead’s Million Dollar View! Learn More
Historic Bed and Breakfast which is romantic, peaceful, relaxing & delicious breakfast included. Various rooms all with private in-room bathroom, microwave, mini fridge, smart TVs and excellent free Wi-Fi. Some rooms have a fireplace. Honeymoon Suite has a fireplace and huge air tub. Central location makes it easy to get to the coast or mountains in less than an hour. National Register of Historic Places. Formerly a Maine Governor and U.S. Senator’s family home. Learn More
Maine’s Ultimate Adventure Resort! The New England Outdoor Center offers cozy luxury lodging, inspired cuisine and a wide range of activities for every age group in the splendor and majesty of Maine-s Mt. Katahdin/Baxter State Park region. White water rafting, guided moose and wildlife tours, canoeing, kayaking, hiking or just relax and wonder at nature’s majesty. You’ll to go home knowing more about nature and more about yourself. Learn More
The call of the loon comes from across the lake, a moose feeds along the shore out in front of your cabin. This is what you will find at Loon Lodge. Our log lodge and guest cabins are located deep in the northwoods of the Allagash Lake region. Our guests enjoy fishing, hiking, nature tours, canoeing and kayaking, moose watching and in the fall hunting. We offer packages with or with out meals. If you're looking to get away from it all give us a shout. Learn More
Private four-season cabins and a lodge rich with more than 100 years of history and tradition. Located in a large nature preserve and with over a half-mile of private Moosehead Lake waterfront, year-round family and sportsman activities abound. The pristine setting offers well maintained rentals, private marina, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, nearby skiing, golf and more. Perfect for families. Enjoy the hospitality, privacy and rich Maine traditions. Learn More
Stay and Play with Northeast Whitewater in our wooded tent sites or glamping yurts! The Maine outdoors is our playground. Spend your day adventuring on the river or exploring the North Maine Woods on our guided moose tours, whitewater rafting trips, waterfall hikes, and more with our Registered Maine Guides. Our yurts are fully equipped with electricity and linens, offering a comfortable camping experience. Our king bed yurts sleep 1-2 guests, great for couples or bring the family and stay in our larger yurts, which sleep up to 6 guests! Learn More