This Small Town In Maine Is A True Hiker’s Paradise

Maine is chock-full of hiking opportunities, but there’s one little town that’s basically the gateway to some of the world’s best hiking. If you love to hit the trails and surround yourself with Maine’s natural beauty, you’ll want to head to the little town of Millinocket.

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Learn more about Baxter State Park and its hiking trails on the park’s website. What’s your favorite hiking trail near Millinocket?

If you love hiking, you’ll want to check out this abandoned rail trail that’s one of the most unique hikes in Maine.