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Park Status Update 5/24

MAY 24TH 2018 STATUS UPDATE:

Roaring Brook Campground, Trout Brook Farm, and Nesowadnehunk Field will open for camping on May 25th.

The park Tote Road will be open from Togue Gate to Foster Field in the south and From Matagamon Gate to South Branch Pond in the North.

Chimney Pond Campground will NOT OPEN before June 15. Stay tuned for updates.
As of May 23rd- 5 feet of snow in the Basin Pond area and up in the direction of Chimney Pond Campground.

DUPR’S (Day Use Parking Reservations) AND HIKING KATAHDIN

Abol Trail Open

Saturday May 26, Hunt Trail (Katahdin Stream parking) and Helon Taylor and Knife Edge (Roaring Brook parking) will OPEN.

ALL other trails on the mountain will remain closed until further notice.

DUPR’S – The Roaring Brook day use parking reservations have been suspended until June 25th. First come first served for parking in this area.

Tote Road Update

Matagamon Gate and Togue Gate are both open, but the tote road is only open to Trout Brook Farm in the North and to the bottom of Abol hill in the south and the Sanctuary Line on the Roaring Brook Road (mile 3). The park is open for DAY USE ONLY until the 21st. All Katahdin trails and the Traveler Loop are still closed.