Big Moose Inn & Cabins

Summer Lodging in Millinocket, Maine

Lakeside cabins, trailside cabins, inn rooms and suites – the Big Moose Inn is the perfect place to kick back after your Penobscot River and Baxter State Park adventures. Spend the afternoon exploring Millinocket Lake by kayak, or take an evening pontoon boat cruise. Grab dinner at Frederika’s restaurant, or a pizza for your cabin at Northwoods Trading Post!

Inn Suites & Rooms and Lakeside Cabins at Big Moose Inn

Summer Cabin Getaway in Maine’s North Woods – Near Millinocket, Baxter State Park, Maine’s North Woods

Home to our Katahdin Adventure Base Camp during summer only, Big Moose Inn offers a wide variety of lodging for individuals and groups rafting the Penobscot River, hiking in Baxter State Park, and exploring the Katahdin region Big Moose has inn suites with private baths, inn rooms with shared baths, lakeside cabins, trail side cabins, and a wooded campground. Frederica’s Restaurant and the Loose Moose Bar & Grille are located on-site, offering casual fine dining and pub fare,  local craft beer, select wine, and cocktails. North Woods Trading Post is located next door, ensuring easy access to last minute needs such as beer, gas, snacks, and more!

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Big Moose Inn exterior in summer

Inn Suites & Rooms

Price: from $70 – $320/night

The suites have their own private bath and queen size beds. The Inn guest rooms share 3 baths. Guest rooms are the original rooms that were built for the river drivers who first occupied the Inn.


  • Deluxe continental breakfast (5am-9am)
  • All bed linens provided
  • Towels provided
  • Heat & AC
  • Mini fridge
  • Cable TV
  • Free, public WiFi
Big Moose Inn Trail side cabin

Lakeside and Trailside Cabins

Cabin Price: $260 – $1,300 per night

Trailside cabins include private bathrooms, and lakeside cabins include a detached private bathroom. Cabins sleep between 2-20 people and have a variety of twin, bunk, full, and queen size beds.


  • Kitchen includes cookware, place settings, fridge, stove, microwave, coffee maker w/filters, and toaster
  • All bed linens provided
  • Bath towels and paper towels are NOT provided
  • TV’s w/DVD player (no cable)
    Complimentary DVD’s available at front desk
  • Heat & AC
  • Picnic tables, fire pit & charcoal grills
  • Free, public WiFi

Adventures at The Big Moose Inn

Book lodging at The Big Moose Inn, Cabins, & Campground to raft the Penobscot river and hike in Baxter State Park from our Katahdin Adventure Base Camp. The Big Moose Inn lodging also offers additional activities such as pontoon boat moose tours, scenic plane rides, and canoe & kayak rentals. Give our reservation team a call to book and for more information.

  • Whitewater Rafting the Penobscot River
  • Hiking in Baxter State Park
  • Scenic Plane Rides
  • Canoeing & Kayak Rentals
  • Moose Boat Tours
  • Fredericka’s Restaurant
  • Loose Moose Bar & Grill
  • Northwoods Trading Post
Katahdin rafting Penobscot River

When it comes to visiting the Millinocket region, you have to hit the river! Whitewater rafting on the Penobscot River is an experience of a lifetime, with class V rapids and a 12′ waterfall all in the shadows of Maine’s highest peak.

The Big Moose Inn, Cabins, & Campground are located in Millinocket, Maine – get directions.

Baxter State Park and Mount Katahdin, the Penobscot River, the infamous Golden Road, and the historic Boom House on Ambajejus Lake are all steps away from these private cabins situated between two lakes.