Welcome To Maine’s Biggest Small Town

Millinocket has something special for you. Big recreation, big woods, big trails, big adventure, big opportunity, big community, big history – all here, in our small frontier town on the edge of Maine’s vast forest. Millinocket is investment ready, development ready, and open for business – and, it happens to be a spectacular place to visit. Millinocket is the gateway to Mount Katahdin, voted World’s Best Hike by National Geographic and home to the northern terminus of the Appalachian Trail. Millinocket is the gateway to the famed Golden Road, the North Maine Woods, the West Branch of the Penobscot River, the Allagash Wilderness Waterway, Baxter State Park, and a vast network of lakes, trails systems, day-hikes, and 4-season recreational opportunities.

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Katahdin Country Christmas Festive music played by your favorite local musicians!

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Christmas in Katahdin fun, food, games, pictures with Santa, crafts, and door prizes!

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Millinocket Marathon & Half 2019 Click for race happenings

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Millinocket’s rich past