Posted on: September 25, 2020
Things to do in the fall in Moosehead
Rent or bring your own canoe/kayak to paddle one of the many area ponds and/or rivers
Rent mountain bikes at the Birches and ride their Xcountry ski trails or bring your own bike to ride the trails at Medawisla Lodge
Hike any of the amazing mountains in surrounding Moosehead Lake…bring a picnic lunch with you
Hike into Little Wilson Fall or Gulf Hagas…bring a picnic lunch with you
Take a walk in the woods at Lily Bay State Park bring a picnic lunch to enjoy lakeside.
Rent ATVs at Northwoods Outfitters, Moosehead Motor Sports, or the Birches or bring your own and ride the miles of trails in the Moosehead Lake area
Book a cruise on the Katahdin Steamship for a three hour tour of Moosehead Lake and view the colorful foliage from on board. Food and bar service available for purchase. She sails Tues. – Sat. at 12:30 PM till Oct. 12. Special Sunday cruise Oct. 11. Five hour Mt. Kineo cruise on Weds. Sept. 16th and Oct. 7th sails at 11 AM. Eight hour head of the Lake cruise September 26. Sails at 10 AM. Must have prepaid reservation…$80 per person includes continental breakfast and turkey dinner! Call 207-695-2716 or visit katahdincruises.com.
Book a guided fishing trip on Moosehead Lake with Moosehead Area Guide Services, Reel Moosehead Guide Services, or Northwoods Outfitters.
Book a guided fly fishing trip with Wilson’s on Moosehead Lake, The Bert’s Flies and Guide Service, Gray Ghost Guide Services, Lawrence’s Lakeside Guide Service, Lone Wolf Guide Services, Northeast Whitewater Guide Services, Young’s Guide Services, or East Outlet Guide and Fly Shop.
Book a guided Moose Safari with the Birches, East Outlet Guide and Fly Shop, Gray Ghost Guide Service, Lawrence’s Lakeside Guide Service, Lone Wolf Guide Service, Moosehead Area Guide Services, Northeast Whitewater Guide Services, Northwoods Outfitters, Special T Adventures Guide Service, Wilson’s on Moosehead Guide Service, Special T Adventures Guide Services, The Berts Flies and Guide Service, or Young’s Guide Service.
Book a float plane tour and get a bird’s eye view of Moosehead Lake in its autumn glory with the Birches, Currier’s Flying Service, Fletcher Mountain Aviation, or Jack’s Air Service.
Camp out under the stars at one of the many primitive, free, first come, first served campsites around Moosehead Lake.
Take a scenic drive…
Book a massage or facial at Blair Hill Inn or Trail Magic Massage Therapy
Pick up a picnic lunch at Northwoods Gourmet Girl, Moosehead Meat & Deli, Jamo’s, Bretton’s, Indian Hill Grocery store, Rockwood Bar & Grill, or Monson General Store and pick a spot to enjoy.
Have lunch at Lakeshore House, Monson General Store, Dockside Inn & Tavern, Stress Free Moose, Kelly’s Landing, Rockwood Bar & Grill, or the Birches.
Have dinner at Lakeshore House or Spring Creek BBQ in Monson, Dockside Inn & Tavern, Stress Free Moose, Kelly’s Landing, Rockwood Bar & Grill, the Birches or Maynard’s in Rockwood, or order take-away wood fired pizza, ribs, or wings from The Farm at Moosehead. If you want to splurge make reservations at The Quarry in Monson, or have drinks on the veranda, and dine at Blair Hill Inn and watch the sunset over Moosehead Lake and Big Moose mountain.