A Gift to the Nation

Spread across a wild landscape offering spectacular views of Mount Katahdin, Katahdin Woods and Waters invites discovery of its rivers, streams, woods, flora, fauna, geology, and the night skies that have attracted humans for millennia.

A park sign posted near a small pond surrounded by trees.

Looking to Open Roads in May 2019

The North (Matagamon) road gate will be open for the season on 17 May. The Loop Road remains closed due to road conditions.

Bull moose amidst yellow leaves

Plan Your Visit

The national monument offers solitude and opportunities to experience the woods, rivers, trails, and scenic vistas.

Man walking on wooded trail in autumn.

Park Planning

Learn more about the planning process and how you can get involved.

Last updated: May 16, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 446
Patten, ME 04765



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