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The Katahdin Region

Millinocket • East Millinocket • Medway • Sherman • Patten • Island Falls • Mt. Chase/Shin Pond 

A Mountain of Memories are made in the Katahdin Region!

The Katahdin Region serves the 7 communities of Millinocket, East Millinocket, Medway, Sherman, Patten, Island Falls, Mt Chase and Shin Pond.

We invite you to choose your adventure and get away from the hustle and bustle in the pristine wilderness of the Katahdin Region in Maine. Get back to nature and rediscover yourself here. We offer four seasons of adventure for every skill level. 

Plan Your Stay

The Katahdin Region offers an array of dining, lodging, shopping, and four season adventures for every skill level.  Come for a visit and you will find yourself returning again and again.


Katahdin Region merchants work hard to provide you with the necessities and supplies you will need.  The most discerning shoppers will find upscale gifts and keepsakes!


Whether you’re looking for fine dining, casual dining, or something to eat on the run, you will find a great selection of restaurants and delis to satisfy your appetite.


The Katahdin Region boasts numerous hotels, campgrounds, wilderness cabins, and even an upscale resort.  This array of lodging and amenities will have what you need for a pleasant stay in the region and satisfy any budget.


Baxter State Park is home to the tallest peak in Maine, Mt. Katahdin, the terminus of the Appalachian Trail.  The region also features one of the country’s newest national monuments, the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument, which along with Baxter State Park, offers unmatched opportunities for hiking, paddling, bird watching, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, and exploring the flora and fauna of the area.  Whether you spy eagles while white water rafting on the mighty Penobscot River or catch a glimpse of an imposing moose lunching on lily pads, you will be in awe of the majesty of this region!


The Katahdin Region boasts hundreds of miles of trails for hiking and biking, as well as groomed trails for snowmobiling and cross country skiing.  The more adventurous may thrill summiting mile-high Mt. Katahdin, while smaller mountains and trails may appeal to those wishing to experience softer adventures.  There is something to do for all ages, all abilities, in all seasons whether on land or water!

Business Community

The Katahdin Chamber of Commerce supports a vibrant and diverse business community.  Our members include hoteliers, restauranteurs, craftsmen, artists, merchants, governmental entities, non-profits, and more.  Any business, organization, or interested citizen is welcome to join our KCC family to help promote and enhance our beautiful region!

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Mark Your Calendar

Katahdin Region events are a draw to many visitors and citizens who enjoy music, food, fireworks, good will, and camaraderie. The KCC supports and promotes many regional events such The Trails End Festival held in September celebrating the many through hikers who complete their trek on the Appalachian Trail; the famous Millinocket Marathon and Half Marathon which takes place in December (brrr!), East Millinocket Summerfest, Sherman Old Home Days, Winterfest, Patten Pioneer Days and more. Check out our calendar of events to help you plan your stay.


Chamber Events

Register for our upcoming events or become a sponsor!

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Community Events

Find out about upcoming events hosted by our members.

Upcoming Events

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