Things to Do

There are many activities to consider when planning a visit to Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. These are just a few of the possibilities!
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This 5-minute video shares information of what to see at some of the recommended places to visit within Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument.

  • A close-up of a hand with black gloves on holding a black smartphone swiping on the NPS App.
    NPS App

    Download the NPS App before your visit.

  • A triangular shaped tent illuminated by a camp light in a dark forest at night.

    Learn about the different camping experiences available in the monument.

  • The Milky Way illuminates the dark sky with millions of stars above a river.
    Experience a Dark Sky Sanctuary

    This national monument is a Dark Sky Sanctuary. Experience the starry nights like never before!

  • Two bikers on a gravel trail biking into a green forest.

    Explore the monument by bike! Many areas in the monument are accessible by bike.

  • Three people in a canoe on a river fishing on a sunny day. The person in the back is casting a line.

    Enjoy fishing along the scenic rivers in the monument! Learn more about planning for a successful fishing trip.

  • Two people ski and pull camping gear on sleds on snowy winter trails in a forest.
    Winter Activities

    Come enjoy the winter trails at the northern section of the monument!

Last updated: May 9, 2024

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