Service Area: Aroostook County, Canada
Services/Features: Airport, Charter
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On a visit to Southern Aroostook County, you will find more than you imagined. This rural treasure trove harbors bits of history, acres of wildness, intriguing eateries, and an array of events, all spread throughout some of the most beautiful terrain to be found in the northeast.
Southern Aroostook County offers some of the best snowmobiling in the northeast. Cyclists and ATV enthusiasts will also find something of interest. The Maine Dept. of Transportation publishes a Maine Bike Map that includes the Katahdin Bike Loop, a 60 mile loop that includes the Northern Maine Woods. For those who prefer a motor, check out the Maine ATV Trail Map published by the Maine Dept. of Conservation.
Many of Southern Aroostook's bodies of water have launch sites. Some have ramps while others are carry-in. If you prefer motorboats and water sleds head for the larger lakes: Grand, Pleasant, Mattawamkeag, Nickerson, and Drews Lakes. All have public ramps and Grand Lake has boating services.