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What is it about waterfalls that we love so much??

What is it about waterfalls that we love so much??

    One of the overlooked attractions of the Maine High Peaks Region is the magic of water & our mountainous terrain, that makes for some superb hikes to casual picnic sites, or cooling off places on hot days. During the spring melt, or at other times when there’s been rain in the mountains, they all transform […]

Places To Go & Things to See North on Maine’s High Peaks Scenic Byway!

Places To Go & Things to See North on Maine’s High Peaks Scenic Byway!

          Here’s a quick tour to invite you to explore north of the Sugarloaf Access Rd., with points of interest & places to eat amongst the variety on offer! The Appalachian Trail meets the Northern Forest Canoe Trail in Stratton, the only place where that occurs, which is fitting as the […]

Quebec’s Border Trails are another reason for a day-trip north from the High Peaks Region

Quebec’s Border Trails are another reason for a day-trip north from the High Peaks Region

  Less than forty miles north on Maine’s High Peaks Scenic Byway, you will find a Sentiers Frontaliers trailhead within sight of the Customs Station. The 135-km (80 mi.) walking network links the Parc national du Mont-Mégantic and the Chartierville/NH and Woburn/Coburn Gore border crossings. The network connects to the Appalachian Trail via the Cohos Trail in […]