New England Outdoor Center Blog

News, Fun Facts and Interesting Points of View from the New England Outdoor Center! @neocmaine

Spring is here

By neoc | Mar 18, 2013 | Comments Off on Spring is here
Spring in maine

Feels Like Spring!   We captured a few images of our first day of spring!  But they do exemplify the magic of Twin Pine Camps blanketed in new snow.  Cozy cabins, quiet, crisp and starry nights are only three reasons you can’t miss the Katahdin Region in the winter or in this case the spring!…

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Cruising Black Cat

By neoc | Jan 18, 2013 | Comments Off on Cruising Black Cat
black cat mountain ski trails

The ski trails at Twin Pines/New England Outdoor Center are perfection. We headed out yesterday to take a quick spin up and over Black Cat Mt, which, in comparison to our neighbor,Katahdin, is not much of a mountain. However, with signs like these.. it might be a bit more of a mountain than you think!…

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On the Ground

By neoc | Nov 30, 2012 | Comments Off on On the Ground

Just a little notebook to highlight some seasonal findings this fall while out and about in our neck of the woods.  It’s a pretty time of year up here.  Come see for yourself just what the Maine wilderness can do for you.

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Anniversary Events

By neoc | Aug 15, 2012 | Comments Off on Anniversary Events
view from point

  New England Outdoor Center – 30th Anniversary Celebration Thursday August 16th 2012. Come and join us for all or part of this Celebration – events are free unless otherwise noted & all are welcome to join in. 6.00-10.00 am – Sunrise Pontoon Boat Ride.  $2.00 Mimosas in the River Drivers Restaurant followed by Muffins on…

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August 10th

By neoc | Aug 10, 2012 | Comments Off on August 10th
Bull moose spotted on mouse tour

August 10th, Sterling managed to take a group out on a nice cool morning. With rain looming (and maybe in the air already), the group braved the weather and headed out on Millinocket Lake. After a rainy adventure across the lake, Sterling managed to spot 2 large moose as well as a few ospreys and…

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August 9th

By neoc | Aug 9, 2012 | Comments Off on August 9th
Moose tours at NEOC

After the hot weather decided to take a break, Eddie took a group out on Millinocket Lake and saw a multitude of moose in the morning! As the temperature dropped, the moose came out. Eddie and the group spotted a cow and a calf, as well as another cow with what appeared to be a…

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We Celebrate 30 Years!

By neoc | Aug 1, 2012 | Comments Off on We Celebrate 30 Years!
30 years icon

In the spirit of celebration, we thought we would pass along the reasons we have stayed committed to the Maine North Woods for 30 years!  You can come celebrate too! On August 16th we will be hosting a full day of activities from Sunrise Pontoon Tours with Mimosas and muffins to a canoe regatta to a full…

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Lodging at NEOC

By neoc | Sep 8, 2010 | Comments Off on Lodging at NEOC

Lakeside Lodging in Maine on Millinocket Lake, overlooking Katahdin, Maine’s highest Mountain, baxter State Park and the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument.

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