Trip Ideas: Nature & Wildlife
The Maine Highlands offer excellent wildlife viewing. Here you can hike Maine’s highest mountain over Maine's largest lake. You can experience whitewater rafting or explore pristine wilderness. Bangor is Maine’s second largest city with many cultural and historic activities to entertain your family. This region is home to Baxter State Park is a magnificent, 200,000-acre wilderness preserve. Trails lead up mile-high Mt. Katahdin and the northern terminus of the Appalachian Trail.