Illustrates the rich history of the Appalachian Trail’s rugged mountains and vast forests, which have provided a livelihood for generations of workers and communities. The author has maintained six miles of the trail for over 50 years. 200 black and white photos.
The health and safety of our visitors and staff is of utmost concern to Baxter State Park. In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we are following recommendations from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention along with Maine CDC and other public health officials.
Based on these recommendations, Baxter State Park offices and headquarters are closed and we are not able to fulfill orders from our store at this time. We will fill orders as soon as we are able to reopen our offices. We are also no longer able to process mail-in reservations. Reservations can still be made online and by calling (207) 723-5140. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Dismiss