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

June 20, 2022

By NEOC Info | Jun 21, 2022

On this lovely last day of spring, our Maine guide Ken set out by van up the Golden Road with his 4 guests in tow. They stopped at a couple of secret spots and ended up at the Sofa Pit. During the trip they spotted a cow moose, 3 ring-necked ducks, barn swallows, 2 grouse…

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June 19, 2022

By NEOC Info | Jun 20, 2022

It was a dreary, rainy day in the Katahdin region today however that did not deter our Maine guide, Ken and 16 guests that were looking for some wildlife. The NEOC van was the mode of transportation for the day and as they traveled to the Sofa Pit they saw wild strawberries and lady slippers…

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June 18, 2022

By NEOC Info | Jun 20, 2022

Although the forecast called for rain all day today, the skies cleared and the sun actually came out for a bit so Ken took advantage of that and got his group of 4 out on the lake for the evening wildlife tour. They were happy to see loons and ring-necked ducks, a cormorant, an eagle…

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June 17, 2022

By NEOC Info | Jun 20, 2022

This morning, Ken was at the helm of the NEOC pontoon and he boarded his group of 12 and set sail for Big Mud Brook. Along the way they encountered a wide variety of wildlife including loons, ring-necked ducks, common mergansers, a painted turtle, a snapping turtle, 2 deer and of course a cow moose…

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June 16, 2022

By NEOC Info | Jun 19, 2022

Maine Guide, Ken started off the day with the morning tour. He and his group of 10 boarded the NEOC pontoon and headed out across Millinocket Lake. They enjoyed beautiful views of Katahdin on the way to Mud Brook. They were thrilled to see loons, common mergansers, deer, a snapping turtle, a barn swallow and…

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June 15, 2022

By NEOC Info | Jun 18, 2022

Maine guide, Ken and his group of 13 boarded the NEOC pontoon and headed across Millinocket Lake to Mud Brook. Bald eagles and beavers made appearances during the trip but the main event was a cow moose and a bull moose up close!

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June 14, 2022

By NEOC Info | Jun 15, 2022

Today was another busy day here at the New England Outdoor Center as we had 3 wildlife/sightseeing tours. In the morning, our Maine guide, Bob boarded the NEOC pontoon boat with his group of 12 and delighted them with a spin around the lake and the sighting of a muskrat and a moose. Ken was…

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June 13, 2022

By NEOC Info | Jun 14, 2022

With impending bad weather on the radar this evening, our Maine guide, Ken thought it best to forego the boat and stick to land. He gathered his group of 4 into the NEOC van and headed up the Golden Road. Along their journey to the Sofa Pit they encountered a wide variety of wildlife including…

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June 12, 2022

By NEOC Info | Jun 13, 2022

On this warm spring evening, Ken had a full boat of 14 as he motored out on Millinocket Lake to take in the sights. The group enjoyed the surrounding beauty of Katahdin as the sun began to drop for the night. It was a rather quiet evening and the only wildlife they saw was 2…

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