Route 11 is known as the Katahdin Woods and Waters Scenic Byway and is the main route to drive into the park. To the north, follow Route 159 to Grand Lake Road to access the northern section of the park. To the south, access from Route 11 to Swift Brook Road to enter the southern portion of the park. Depending on weather conditions, the 14-mile scenic loop road may be closed.
Get Your Passport Stamp
National Park Passport Stamps can be obtained at the two following locations, as well as the welcome/visitor centers listed below.
Shin Pond Village
1489 Shin Pond Road
Mt. Chase, ME
Katahdin Chamber of Commerce
1029 Central Street
There are currently no visitor centers in the monument. Two welcome centers have been created in nearby communities for basic visitor orientation and informational needs: