Book a Scheduled Tour!
We offer 3-Hour Morning Tours & 3-Hour Evening Tours!


Scheduled Moose and Wildlife tours leave twice daily- morning and afternoon. Each tour is three hours long, and our means of transportation for these excursions are either our luxury pontoon boat on Millinocket Lake or our air-conditioned van which can seat up to 14 guests. How we travel is weather & Guide availability dependent- with your guide choosing the location where you will have the highest likelihood of viewing moose and other wildlife.

3 Hour Morning Tour | $59/pp (Adult) | $49/pp (12 & under)

3 Hour Evening Tour | $59/pp (Adult) | $49/pp (12 & under)

Wildlife Tour Departure times:
*Please note that these times may be tentative and are subject to change.
MAY: 7 AM Morning Tour | 4 PM Evening Tour
JUNE: 7 AM Morning Tour | 5 PM Evening Tour
JULY: 7 AM Morning Tour | 5 PM Evening Tour
AUG 1-20: 7 AM Morning Tour | 4:30 PM Evening Tour
AUG 21 - SEPT 10: 7 AM Morning Tour | 4 PM Evening Tour
SEPT 11 - OCT: 7 AM Morning Tour | 3 PM Evening Tour

Important Tour Information---

  • Excursions happen in either our air-conditioned Van or on our Luxury Pontoon Boat. This is Guide availability dependent.
  • All wildlife tours depart from Twin Pines unless otherwise designated.

Our Moose & Wildlife Sightings Report

Notes from our daily trips

May 7th, 2022

By NEOC Info | May 8, 2022

BULL MOOSE! The first day back for the season and Maine Guide, Ken located a BULL MOOSE for his guests on the van tour! Everyone was thrilled to have a moose all to themselves for about 10 minutes of closeup viewing! Other creatures that made an appearance: a Bald Eagle, a Ruffed Grouse, a Broad-winged…

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October 22, 2021

By NEOC Info | Oct 23, 2021

Today, Ken guided his 182nd and final wildlife tour of the season. He was able to get out on Millinocket Lake one last time before the NEOC pontoon boat is taken out for the winter. The intimate group of 2 had a beautiful, calm ride around the lake where they had the pleasure of seeing…

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October 17, 2021

By NEOC Info | Oct 21, 2021

What a busy season it has been for us here at the New England Outdoor Center! This morning Ken set out on his 180th wildlife tour of the season with a single guest in tow. They boarded the pontoon boat and were able to see loons and ducks, geese, ravens, a Canada jay, a cormorant…

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October 16, 2021

By NEOC Info | Oct 21, 2021

It’s that time of year again when our wildlife tours are gradually coming to an end however Ken was able to get out on Millinocket Lake this morning with a group of 5. As they set their sights on Big Mud Brook, they were happy to see loons and ducks, cormorants, geese and an eagle.…

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October 14, 2021

By NEOC Info | Oct 15, 2021

Today was intermittently cloudy but there was no rain in sight as Ken gathered his group of 6 and boarded the NEOC pontoon boat for the evening wildlife tour. As they ventured towards Big Mud Brook they saw loons, common mergansers, ring neck ducks, Canada geese and 3 beaver along with the breathtaking sunset below.…

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October 13, 2021

By NEOC Info | Oct 14, 2021

It was another spectacular day here in the Katahdin region and once again, Ken had a large group of 13 for the evening wildlife tour. As they made their way across Millinocket Lake they were able to catch sight of several loons and ducks, geese, kingfishers, a ring neck duck, an eagle and 2 beaver.…

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October 12, 2021

By NEOC Info | Oct 14, 2021

On this 77 degree day, Ken had a full boat of 13 guests as he headed over to Big Mud Brook. On the trip they saw loons and ducks, Canada geese, an eagle and 4 beaver along with a gorgeous sunset and the stunning fall foliage on the surrounding hills.

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October 11, 2021

By NEOC Info | Oct 14, 2021

This morning we had dense fog enveloping the lake so Ken took his group of 6 by van up the Golden Rd and to the Sofa Pit. They did have the pleasure of seeing a bald eagle and some Canada jays but they also saw duck hunters and moose hunters…lots of orange today. For the…

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October 10, 2021

By NEOC Info | Oct 11, 2021

Although this morning started off a bit foggy, Ken decided to be adventurous and loaded his group of 5 onto the NEOC pontoon boat and they set out into the fog and mist. As luck would have it, the fog lifted fairly soon and they all enjoyed the beauty of Katahdin with all of the…

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