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.

Two Pileated Woodpecker Chicks look out of a tree.
Outdoor Activities

From hiking to bird watching, and from hunting to camping, Katahdin offers a variety of outdoor activities.

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: November 6, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

PO Box 446
Patten, ME 04765



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