Take a dip in our sparkling clean in-ground swimming pool, and the kids can enjoy the new playground. We also have a community fire pit that burns most nights. Come down and sit by the fire and meet some new friends.
We are only 20 minutes away from Baxter State Park, named after former Governor, Percival Baxter. The Park offers over 200 miles of trails for hiking and back country trekking, and over 40 peaks and ridges for mountain climbing. Climbing Mt. Katahdin, Maine’s highest peak at 5,269 feet,, via one of three trail heads is an 8-10 hour adventure for most people.(Daily use passes are required to climb the mountain). There are also numerous opportunities for wildlife photography or just enjoying the breathtaking scenery. The Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monumentis approximately 10 miles away and offers a 16 mile scenic loop road, hiking and mountain biking trails. Some other great hikes include The Ice Caves and Gulf Hagas.
Wilderness Edge Campground is in partnership with North America Guide Service and Acadian Outdoor Adventures headed by Captain Armand Michaud and based at the Campground. Please visit his website at nagsne.com for more details.
Canoe trips with North America Guide ServicePaddle the Penobscot River or the Allagash Waterway. The Allagash River is a great trip for fishing, flat water, quick water and class II white water paddling, wildlife viewing, and photography. The Penobscot River and Allagash Waterway offers trips that can last from a 1/2 day or as long as 2-8 days. This is our most popular overnight canoe trip! This trip offers something for the entire family including; canoeing, kayaking, hiking, fishing, camping, exploring, photography, and sightseeing.
ATV Wilderness ExcursionsWe do the driving while you enjoy the fun riding in our 2018 Yamaha Viking six passenger ATV. Enjoy the fresh air of the Maine woods as we travel the ATV trails. Cross bridges and streams, as we look for Moose and other wildlife along the scenic route. Excursions can be custom fit to your interest and can range anywhere from an hour to an all day adventure. Contact us for more details !!! Captain Armand Michaud, has been a Registered Maine Guide for almost forty years, proudly earning his license as a young man in 1977.
Fly fishing trips with North America Guide ServiceThe West Branch holds some of the largest wild land lock salmon in Maine. It is probably the best dry fly fishing Maine has to offer from early May to late September. We float with motorized canoes or you can stop and wade it. We offer trips for 1-2 people, beginners to pros, half and full day (includes lunch), most gear can be provided if necessary (ask for details)
Ghost trainsTake a canoe/hiking trip with our guide, Armand to explore these 2 magnificent historical trains that were abandoned in the middle of the Maine woods. The trains made their 1st trip in June 1927 and then after only a few years they were abandoned in the North Maine Woods. It is truly an amazing experience to see them in person. Click HERE to read an article on the trains and then give us a call to book. You can also check out our photo album “Ghost Trains” on Facebook.
MASTER MAINE GUIDEWe are excited to welcome CAPT. ARMAND MICHAUD JR., MASTER MAINE GUIDE, to our campground. He will be booking guided Fly Fishing Trips, Allagash Wilderness Canoe Trips, and Wildlife photography tours on the Waterways.
Moose ExcursionsSpring and Fall are the best times for spotting these beautiful animals. Join us for a 4 hour excursion, offered early mornings and evenings.
COME TAKE A MOOSE EXCURSION OR AN ATV EXCURSION WITH US DURING YOUR STAY!!