Maine's Kennebec Valley

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Maine’s Kennebec Valley flies under the radar for most visitors to Maine. But with easy access to popular outdoor activities like snowmobiling, nordic skiing, and snowshoeing, its recognition is steadily rising.

Including both Kennebec and Somerset counties, the region takes its name from the mighty Kennebec River. Swift at first, the river becomes wide and slow around the state capitol at Augusta. The Kennebec River is the true heart of this spectacular region.

Featured Stories
A Sportsmans Paradise, Jackman, situated along the Old Canada Road just before the U.S./Canadian border, has built a reputation as base camp...more>
Maine’s Kennebec Valley was made for snowmobiling. The region's trails are easy to access, but distant enough from civilization’s whirl....more>
With four seasons of adventure sport, are you packed yet? It’s amazing how far a place can come in just over 40 years. During these past...more>
If you love fishing in Maine's Kennebec Valley, there is no need to stay inside during the long winter waiting for open water to return....more>
Showshoeing in Maine's Kennebec Valley: pure exhilaration and no experience necessary. Snowshoeing is one of those winter activities that...more>
Immerse yourself in a region transformed by winter, where snow on the mountains and ice on the lakes mean endless hours of outdoor...more>

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Events
3/13/22

9th Annual Moose Dash Snowshoe Race

The course winds through woodlands north of Saddleback Mountain and includes single track and nordic...

6/17/22 6/19/22

38th Annual Trek Across Maine

Join the American Lung Association for the 38th annual Trek Across Maine on Father's Day Weekend -...

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