Explore Thousands of Miles of the Best ATV, UTV & SxS Trails in Maine!


Ride your ATV, UTV or SxS (Side by Side ATV) through gorgeous Maine forests all day long and depart right from the convenience of your cozy Maine cabin or a riverside cabin tent. Northern Outdoors Adventure Resort, located in The Forks area of western Maine, gives you direct access to thousands of miles of great riding for ATV,  SxS and UTV enthusiasts. We’re an ideal destination for motorized recreation fans and ATV / UTV/ SxS clubs. (IMPORTANT NOTE: Dirt bikes are not permitted at Northern Outdoors due to landowner restrictions on local area trails)

  • Direct ATV, SxS and UTV trail access–right from your cabin door or campsite
  • Plenty of secure parking for trucks and trailers
  • Large, free park-and-ride lot set aside for ATVers
  • On-site fuel for sale
  • Water hose for a post-ride rinse of your ATV, SxS or UTV


Ride the Trails the Pros Love!

Canada’s Dirt Trax Television and Taera McLean Loved The Trails & Resort

Taera McLean, former host of Dirt Trax Television, out of Toronto, Canada, visited Northern Outdoors Adventure Resort to check out just how good the riding is here! Read about her trip.

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ATV, UTV & SxS Rentals:

Let’s Ride! Want to try this awesome sport but don’t have your own ATV or didn’t bring yours with you?

We’ve got you covered! Rent one of our ATVs from our modern rental fleet and start cruising through Maine’s gorgeous North Woods.

Important ATV Rental Information and Your Responsibilities:

  • All ATV, UTV and SxS rentals include helmet, goggles, gloves, and trail map.
  • To drive the rental machine you must be over the age of 18 with a valid drivers license; minimum age for passengers is 10 years old and their feet must be able to touch the floor while sitting in the seat (special exception may be made by Maine Outdoor Sports depending on experience).
  • Rental prices do not include ATV rental tax (currently 10%)
  • On the day of the rental, renters will be required to purchase insurance to cover damage to the machine and supply a damage deposit in the amount of the deductible on the insurance policy:  $80 per machine per day for a $500 deductible policy, $40 per machine per day for a $1,000 deductible policy, or $15 per machine per day with a $2,000 deductible policy.  This  insurance will cover damage to the rental machine only and does not provide any type of property damage, liability, or medical coverage
1/2 day
Artic Cat 500 4×4 Single ATV$225$150
Artic Cat 500 TRV 4×4 Double ATV$275$185
CFMOTO U-Force 500 (2ppl)$295$195
CFMOTO Z-Force 800 (2ppl)$380$225
Polaris Ranger 570 UTV (4ppl)$400$265

ATV, UTV, SxS Rental Details:

  • Full day rentals are from 9am to 4:00pm
  • Half day rentals can only be reserved within 2-weeks of rental date.
  • Half day rentals can be scheduled from 9am – 1pm or 12pm – 4pm
  • Multi-day rentals will be able to keep the machines overnight.
  • Multi-day rentals that are 3 full days or longer rental receive a 20% discount.

Guided ATV, UTV and SxS Tours

Full day Guided Tour (private trip by group) – Requires ATV rental or own machine.

  • Meets at the lodge at 9am
  • ATV, UTV or SxS Rental, food & fuel are not included.
FULL DAY (8 Hours)
1/2 day (4 Hours)
1-6 People$200$125
7-12 People$400$250

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We spent a week exploring the beaches and mountains of Maine and wanted to go ATVing… We were able to secure a small cozy cabin (River Driver), reserve ATV rentals and have a fabulous dinner at the pub. I want to complement your staff – they are very personable welcoming and informative.

Lawrence P. Madison, CT

Trip Location

The Forks Maine rafting adventure resort map - Northern Outdoors


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ATV-Friendly Lodging

Your ATV friendly lodging options include 1- to 4-bedroom private cabins, condos, lodge rooms and a riverside campground with tent sites and cabin tents. All right on the ATV trail.