Plan Your Visit

Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument is a National Park Service unit located in northern Maine. Limited services and signage make visiting an adventure.
If you plan to drive, please visit our Current Conditions page for more information on roads and trails.

Basic Information

Operating hours, weather, and location information. Download the area map and NPS App before your visit. Mobile phone and GPS coverage is spotty and unreliable. There are no services for water, food, or fuel within the monument boundaries. Sanitary facilities are limited to a few vault toilets. Visitor contact stations in gateway communities are operated from May to October.

Directions & Transportation

Find maps and more information about getting to the monument.

Things to Do

Whether you like to sightsee, hike, bike, ski, snowshoe, or camp, you can enjoy exploring the national monument.


Special programs and events.


What to know before you visit.


Getting around the site.

Last updated: July 16, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

PO Box 446
Patten, ME 04765



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