National Natural Landmarks

Gulf Hagas

Gulf Hagas
Gulf Hagas

Gulf Hagas is a steep-walled, youthful gorge, cut by a wild river through folded and tilted slates and siltstones. The site illustrates the successive processes of sedimentation, rock formation, and erosion. Waterfalls, cliffs, and growth of spruce-fir forest on the gorge walls give the site unusual scenic beauty.

Location: Piscataquis County, ME ; Piscataquis County, ME

Year designated: 1968

Acres: 420

Ownership: Federal




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