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659 mi 1,061 km of trail 4 Recommended Routes

Gems 2 Gems Easy Trails 22 Trails Intermediate Trails 91 Trails Hard Trails 35 Trails
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Gems in Central Maine - 2

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gem Favorite Screw Auger Falls, North Oxford, USA

Screw Auger Falls

(2) Greenville, ME
gem Favorite A look traveling up the Rim Trail towards Billings Falls, it will be possible to stand over the fall as well as you continue up the trail.

Billings Falls

(1) Greenville, ME

Recommended Routes in Central Maine - 4

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Favorite Mt. Katahdin Knife Edge
Difficult

Russell Pond-Mount Katahdin Loop

20.0 mi 32.2 km 4,980' Up 1517.96 m Up 4,977' Down 1516.99 m Down

Patten, ME
Favorite Morning on Lower South Branch Pond. with permission from Laura Sebastianelli
Difficult

The Traveler and South Branch Mountain Loop

13.4 mi 21.5 km 5,438' Up 1657.58 m Up 5,420' Down 1651.91 m Down

Patten, ME
Favorite Mt. Katahdin Knife Edge
Very Difficult

Mt. Katahdin

9.4 mi 15.2 km 3,785' Up 1153.7 m Up 3,785' Down 1153.58 m Down

Patten, ME
Favorite Looking south on Wassataquoik Lake from the shelter.
Intermediate

Wassataquoik Lake

22.5 mi 36.2 km 1,360' Up 414.46 m Up 1,360' Down 414.38 m Down

Patten, ME

Trails in Central Maine - 144

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4.9 mi 8.0 km #1Hunt Trail
Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Difficult
Millinocket, ME 14 
2.1 mi 3.4 km #2Saddle Trail
Very Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Very Difficult
Millinocket, ME
1.1 mi 1.7 km #3Cathedral Trail
Very Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Very Difficult
Millinocket, ME
261.0 mi 420.1 km #4AT: Maine Appalachian Trail Club (ME)
Difficult
Bethel, ME
Difficult
Bethel, ME
0.9 mi 1.5 km #5Dudley Trail
Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Difficult
Millinocket, ME
1.3 mi 2.1 km #6Hamlin Ridge Trail
Difficult
Patten, ME
Difficult
Patten, ME
2.9 mi 4.6 km #7Rim Trail
Difficult
Greenville, ME
Difficult
Greenville, ME
3.6 mi 5.8 km #8H.I. Trail
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
4.0 mi 6.4 km #9Mount Abraham
Difficult
Kingfield, ME
Difficult
Kingfield, ME
0.8 mi 1.3 km #10North Basin Trail
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
1.8 mi 2.9 km #11Center Ridge Trail
Difficult
Patten, ME
Difficult
Patten, ME
2.4 mi 3.8 km #12Sandy Stream Trail
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
5.5 mi 8.9 km #13Shorty’s Cabin Trail
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
7.3 mi 11.8 km #14Doubletop Trail
Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Difficult
Millinocket, ME
1.2 mi 1.9 km #15South Turner Mountain Trail
Difficult
Patten, ME
Difficult
Patten, ME
0.6 mi 1.0 km #16Idaho Lake and Knife Edge Trail
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
4.4 mi 7.1 km #17Homeward Climb Trail
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
2.4 mi 3.9 km #18Four Corners Trail
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
0.7 mi 1.2 km #19North Brother Trail
Difficult
Patten, ME
Difficult
Patten, ME
0.3 mi 0.5 km #20South Brother Trail
Difficult
Patten, ME
Difficult
Patten, ME

Photos of Central Maine - 60

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Coe and Doubletop from the summit of South Brother.
Aug 25, 2020 near Patten, ME
The mountain vistas are nice, but the forests are gorgeous, too. Taken near Nahmakanta Lake.
Sep 6, 2017 near Millino…, ME
Sandy Stream Pond panorama 10/13/17
Sep 24, 2019 near Patten, ME
Looking down on Wassataquoik Lake from the north end of lake. Shelter is in the small penninsula on the right of lake.
Aug 22, 2017 near Patten, ME
Morning on Lower South Branch Pond. with permission from Laura Sebastianelli
Feb 29, 2016 near Patten, ME
Screw Auger Falls, North Oxford, USA
Apr 7, 2020 near Greenville, ME
Mt. Katahdin Knife Edge
Nov 7, 2019 near Millino…, ME
October brings snow to West Peak in Maine's Bigelow Range.
Apr 1, 2017 near Carraba…, ME