WEDDINGS IN MAINE

Spring, autumn and winter weddings… from traditional weddings to whitewater weddings our Maine resort is an ideal destination wedding venue. Wedding ceremonies are held in the lodge in front of the fieldstone fireplace, outdoors by the Kennebec River, or outdoors next to Martin Pond which is steps from the lodge. We’ll help you plan your bachelor and bachelorette parties, rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony and reception, brunch, cabins and other lodging. See pricing and availability for Maine weddings.

When my daughter decided to have a winter wedding just days after Christmas at Northern Outdoors this mother-of-the-bride was a little skeptical but I was also quite wrong! Hannah and Nicholas had a really lovely ceremony in front of the massive fireplace in the main lodge which was beautiful. Northern Outdoors...

My boyfriend and I absolutely LOVED everything about this trip and are even talking seriously about how cool it would be to talk with Northern Outdoors about planning our wedding there...

Our daughter's wedding was catered, managed and held at Northern Outdoors / Maine Lakeside Cabins. The location is beautiful, the food was wonderful. Many at the wedding reported that this was the best food they had at the wedding. (Seafood sauté station) The staff working with us did everything possible to...

I was placed in charge of planning Bachelor Party weekend for a group of 8 guys, with only one pre-requisite from the groom to be. He wanted to go White Water Rafting and he heard that Northern Outdoors was the best place to do it. Following his lead, I organized...

When the best man in my high school friends wedding invited me to come to the stag party, I though "Eh, should be fun" Then I found out where and what we were doing...

My fiance and I took a trip to Northern Outdoors on the opening weekend of spring/summer. We had randomly found the place online when we were looking for wedding venues. While we are both originally from Maine, neither of us had heard of it prior to this day. Upon arriving we...

We drove about 5 hours up with a total of 10 guys for my brother’s bachelor party and it was absolutely worth it. The staff is friendly and incredibly helpful, the food is great, the beer is flawless, and the lodging (Timberdoodle) was clean, and more than adequate. Two people deserve...

I recently traveled to Northern Outdoors to celebrate my best friend's bachelor party. It was the perfect trip for the occasion because it got a group of 17 friends together for a trip that I'm sure we'll talk about for years. The cabin was perfect to house everyone, and the rafting...

What a fantastic wedding party we had at Northern Outdoors Center Lakeside Resort. Everything was wonderful. The food was beautifully presented and absolutely delicious! Our guests are still raving about the BBQ ribs & chicken. The staff effortlessy guided our guests through each stage of the event resultng in a...

Recently I celebrated my wedding at Northern Outdoors Lakeside Cabins site. We met with the Event Planning team on New Years Eve, and got married in September 2012. The past nine months of planning with Dawn and her team was amazing. Being from Maine and familiar with Northern Outdoors as a...

Thanks for the crazy time on the river!! We all had a blast, and the guides in both boats were amazing (thanks Dan L and Blaise!!!!)! From the great food/beers back on land and perfect cabin option for all 10 of us, to the fantastic trip down the Dead (and...

For a bachelor party 9 of us came up and stayed at Twin Pines Cabins for 2 nights and rafted the Penobscot with Northern Outdoors! What an amazing trip. Our guide Seamus was very knowledgeable of the area as well as the rapids. Couldnt have asked for a better guide!...

Dawn Knowles at Northern Outdoors did an amazing job coordinating with my fiancé and I. We planned our wedding from out of state and Dawn was able to provide us with local vendor information and asked questions to help make our day custom to us and memorable for our guests. At...

Thanks so much for a great weekend bachelor party! I looked at several different rafting outfits for the Kennebec for my friend's bachelor party weekend. Northern was able to deliver everything we were looking for...

I attended a bachelor party last weekend with a group of 12. We arrived on Friday evening and the great experience started with the greeting we received at the lodge. I cannot recall the name of the woman who welcomed us but could certainly tell that she loved her job...

As a first-time white water rafter I was a little intimidated to be hitting class 3/4 rapids, especially at 7:45 am following a long night of bachelor party "festivities". Tour guides Mary and Emily took any and all doubt from my mind. Their attitude, confidence, and senses of humor were...