THIS JUST IN!! The Maine Tourism Association today shared with their large audience "9 Unforgettable Road Trips To Take In Maine Before You Die". One of the 9 featured Maine road trip is the Katahdin Woods & Waters Scenic Byway. How exciting. Do Visit Maine!
Baxter State Park will be continuing the AT Hiker Permit Card system in 2017 with one significant change. In 2017 there will be a limited number (3,150) AT Hiker Permit Cards available to AT hikers. The number of cards available in 2017 is over 400 cards more than were issued in 2016.
AT Hikers will be required to have a stamped permit card prior to hiking the Hunt (AT) Trail to Baxter Peak from Katahdin Stream Campground.
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Our friends at Wilderness Edge Campground reminds us that folks with large recreational vehicles (40ft) should reserve their spot EARLY!!! Explore the Katahdin Woods & Waters Scenic Byway, Visit Maine!