SNOWMOBILING

On the Trail with Northern Outdoors

 

Maine has 13,000 miles of groomed snowmobile trails and our sled resort sits right at the center. Ride to Moosehead Lake, Eustis, Jackman or tour our nearby snowmobiling destinations: Moxie Falls, Coburn Mountain, Grand Falls. Our trails in The Forks combine mountain views with woodsy curves… and lots of darting deer.

Snowmobile Tours, Snowmobile Rentals, & Trail Maps

 

Come on up to The Forks for some of Maine’s best snowmobiling. We’ll show you trails with waterfalls and mountain views on guided snowmobile tours. Or grab a Maine snowmobile trail map and head out on your own. Maine trails are well-signed, and some of the most scenic snowmobiling destinations are close to our resort. We have snowmobile rentals (including high performance Skidoos and 2-up touring sleds,) and 91 octane gas available onsite.

 

Wondering how many days it will take to snowmobile all the best trails in Maine? All winter long! Here are some of our favorite rides: Recommended Maine Snowmobiling Rides

Maine Snowmobiling Recommended Rides

Trail Updates & Resort Happenings

 

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Is it Snowing? Get the Weather

 

Keep your eye on The Forks, Maine with our resort webcam. It’s right out front of the lodge so you can watch sledders unload their snowmobiles and ride out onto the trail. We’ve also got The Forks, Maine weather forecast, and our weekly trail conditions reports.

 

Your best bet is weekday riding, as Saturdays see a lot more riders than any other day of the week, especially when trail conditions are tops. Plus you can save big on lodging Sunday – Thursday. Here’s to a snowy winter of 2018! Let’s hope we’re sledding into April!

Snowmobiling Trip Reviews

 

“We just spent 3 days at Northern Outdoors & I have never seen so much snow in my life!! It was awesome!! We snowmobiled Sunday, Feb. 12 and it was incredible!! Our guide, Greg Caruso, who we have rafted with for many years led us on the trails and it was so fun.”

 

Read more: Maine Snowmobile Vacation Reviews

 

And though we could probably list a few more: 3 Reasons Snowmobiling is the Best Part of a Maine Winter Vacation

Trail Reports

  • Snowmobile Trail Conditions Report: The Forks, Maine March 27 - With daytime temps in the high 40's and night time temps in the low teens we've been able to continue grooming operations by night and enjoy comfortable riding conditions during the day. We groomed the entire trail system Monday night and it is in generally good shape! If weather permits we will groom Friday and Saturday nights. There's still plenty of riding to be had once you get out from the trailheads and in-town access points... Enjoy the last few days of the season, we will be closing the lodge after lunch on Sunday, April 1st.

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Snowmobiling Videos, Photos & Trail Stories

  • Snowmobiling to Grand Falls on the Dead River - One of Maine's best snowmobiling destinations, Grand Falls spans nearly 100 feet across the Dead River with an imposing 40ft drop. In the heart of winter the waterfall transforms itself into a staircase of crystalline ice flows that is sure to inspire awe in even the most traveled riders. On the snowmobile trail there from Northern’s base lodge, scenic vistas include the Kennebec River, the Dead River, and the uniquely gorgeous Granny-Cap Mountain.
  • Coburn Mountain, Maine Snowmobiling Coburn Mountain: The Peak of Maine Snowmobiling - At 3,717 feet, Coburn Mountain is the highest groomed snowmobile trail in Maine. It has become a northeast snowmobiling bucket list item. It's our local sled peak. We love the ride to Coburn Mountain and the trail up the mountain.
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