WINTER AT PRT
GET OUTSIDE THIS WINTER AT PENOBSCOT RIVER TRAILS
Currently for the 2020-2021 season our trails are open from sun up to sun down (7am – 5pm).
Our Visitor’s Center is open daily with a sign in sheet.
Saturday’s and Sunday’s we offer ski and snowshoe rentals (by donation) at our Visitor’s Center where our friendly staff can help get you outfitted for your adventure.
Staff is on-site 9am-3pm at the VC.
Penobscot River Trails offers 16 miles of groomed trails along the East Branch of the Penobscot River with two Warming Huts on the trails.
Please note that we are a Leave No Trace facility, please carry in – carry out all trash.
Pines and Ridges & Long Meadow Warming Huts are the two huts we have along our trail system. Pines and Ridges is located 3.7 miles out from our Visitor’s Center on the Riverside Trail. Long Meadow is located at trails end, 9 miles from the Visitor’s Center. Both of our huts are equipped with wood stoves, tables and chairs, and of course – beautiful views of Katahdin.
Fat Tire Biking with studded tires is permitted for our 2021 season on our Tote Road only.
We strongly advise guests to use bikes only when it is under 32° due to the trails deteriorating quickly.