Shin Pond Seaplane Base (Patten)

Region: The Maine Highlands
Service Area: Androscoggin County, Northern Maine, Penobscot County, Piscataquis County
Services/Features: Charter, Seaplane Base
Website: No Website
Phone: 207-528-2626


Sightseeing trips over Northern Maine, which includes Baxter State Park and the Allagash Wilderness Waterway, are available from the Shin Pond Seaplane Base. We are conveniently located in Patten, Maine - The North Entrance to Baxter State Park. Transportation to and from our wilderness camps, as well as other sporting lodges in the area, is also available. Some cabins are accessible by float plane only; there is abundant wildlife for the energetic hunter and fisherman. As a part of our service, we will pick you up from any connecting commercial flight for your wilderness journey, and return you to the airport.

Special Features:

  • Campground across the street
  • Scenic flights
  • Air taxi based aircraft


  • 100 LL fuel
  • Air Taxi and Charter services
  • Aircraft rental

Fixed Based Operators:

  • Scotty's Flying Service, Patten, Maine 528-2626

Lodging Information:

Other Resources:

  • Small Business Development Center, 746-5338

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