Discover Maine’s Multi-Use Rail Trails

Four Seasons of Fun! Multi-use rail trails are built on old railroad beds, making them solid and incredibly scenic.  Maine offers ten different multi-use rail trails for a combined 310 miles of outdoor adventure.  Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy ATV riding, cross-country skiing, dog sledding, hiking, horseback riding, off-road biking, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, walking and wildlife watching … Read more

Snowmobile Directions to the Abandoned Locomotives in the Northern Maine Woods

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Ghost Trains of the Allagash

The snowstorms are coming and the trails are groomed- now it’s time for another exciting Maine outdoor adventure!  One of Maine’s most unique snowmobile destinations is the abandoned steam locomotives of the Eagle Lake and West Branch Railroad.  The locomotives are located on a plot of land between the shores of Eagle Lake and Chamberlain Lake in Piscataquis County.  The journey to see the trains by snowmobile offers views of

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Snowmobile Trails in Maine Parks & Public Reserved Lands

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Snowmobile for days and never travel the same trail

Maine has an incredible network of groomed and marked snowmobile trails that cover over 14,000 miles of the state.  Of these miles, only 4,000 are on the Interconnected Trails System (ITS).  Many of these trails cross private lands, made possible through cooperation between The Maine Snowmobile Association, local snowmobile clubs and private landowners.  The state of Maine also allows snowmobiling

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Discover Maine’s Multi-Use Trails for Winter Recreation!

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Re-purposed railroad beds for recreation

Maine has 10 different multi-use rail trails available for four seasons of outdoor recreation.  Multi-use rail trails are build on old railroad beds, making them ideal for recreation trails.  Maine’s 10 multi-use converted rail trails offer a combined 310 miles of get-up-and-go outdoor adventure!

In the winter months, outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy

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Lodging for Maine Snowmobilers

Are you ready for a snowmobile trip through some of the most beautiful country in Maine?  Whether you call it a sled, Skidoo or snowmobile, here is a list of hotels, motels and bed & breakfasts across the state that are snowmobiler friendly!  Many of these listings are located just off the snowmobile trail so … Read more