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May 21, 2019

By NEOC Info | May 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

Today was a jam packed tour full of amazing Maine wildlife. We saw beavers, ducks, deer and several majestic eagles.

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May 17, 2019

By NEOC Info | May 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

Our guide Glen had a fantastic trip today! Our guest saw a multitude of animals including two bulls, two deer, and several turkey and geese. Trip successful!

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May 2, 2019

By NEOC Info | May 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Our tour tonight led us to Compass Pond where we spotted a deer grazing and two puffed up grouse. The beautiful weather gave us the perfect opportunity to see unique Maine wildlife.

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5 Reasons to Visit the Katahdin Region This Summer

By neoc | May 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Katahdin Region of Maine is taking on new life as a world-class recreation destination.  The new Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument puts the area on the national map, the newly minted Penobscot River Trails offers exquisite bike trails along the beautiful East Branch of the Penobscot River, the Millinocket Marathon attracts elite runners (and…

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By neoc | May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Hassel Free Retreats with the New England Outdoor Center

By neoc | Apr 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

If you need an epic location for a large gathering or corporate event, look north—to Millinocket On a sunny March weekend, nearly 40 supporters of Baxter State Park descended upon the New England Outdoor Center for four days of conversation, collegiality, and outdoor recreation.  NEOC’s Corporate Outings & Retreats provided the group with lodging, gear,…

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Whitewater Rafting Adventures for Friends and Families

By neoc | Apr 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
Penobscot River

Enjoy the Great Outdoors with the Family Looking for an outdoor experience for the whole family? There’s nothing better than spending a day on a beautiful wilderness river. Whitewater rafting isn’t just for hard-core adventure seekers. Families with kids from ages 4-14 and older can experience an epic day on the West Branch of the…

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Outdoorsy Wedding with an Epic View

By neoc | Feb 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Have a look at what Sara & Tommy pulled off for their wedding at the New England Outdoor Center. Sara’s been coming to Maine from Virginia with her family since she was a girl. The Millinocket region and Baxter State Park hold a deep and special meaning, and she’s climbed Katahdin at least 20 times,…

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Five reasons why you need to visit the Katahdin Region in Winter

By neoc | Jan 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
5 Reasons to Visit Katahdin This Winter

I just returned from three blissful, adventurous and unforgettable days with my family in the Katahdin Region of Maine.  It’s hard to explain just how refreshed, renewed, and revived we feel after busting our butts on fat bikes, skiing on miles of cross-country ski trails, and even jumping on a snowmobile for a cruise across…

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June 3, 2018

By NEOC Info | Jun 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Our moose devotees were not disappointed this time. Maine guide, Dave led the group to Mud Brook, where a bull moose was spotted along with a few loons. Hooray!

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