Most Katahdin trails remain closed until further notice Until further notice, the only trails open on Katahdin are the Abol Trail and the Hunt Trail, to Baxter Peak only. Visitors may also hike the Chimney Pond Trail to Chimney Pond, but no further up Katahdin. All other Katahdin trails remain closed- there is no access… Continue reading “”


Starting Sunday, May 28th 2023 the Hunt and Abol Trails will be open for hiking to Baxter Peak. All other Katahdin Trails remain closed, including Knife Edge, Helon Taylor, Chimney Pond, Hamlin, Cathedral (and Cut-Off), Northwest Basin, North Peaks, Baxter Peak Cut-Off, Saddle and Dudley Trails. The Traveler Range trails also remain closed at this… Continue reading “BAXTER STATE PARK TRAILS UPDATE”