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Baxter Park is looking for a Resource Manager

We are looking for a Resource Manager to conduct exemplary forest management on our 30,000 acre Scientific Forest Management Area - a great career opportunity in Maine's premier park!


ATTENTION BAXTER PARK VISITORS…BAXTER STORE IS NOW ONLINE

Headquarters Expands Winter Hours

The Reservation Office at
Park Headquarters in
Millinocket is now open
Monday – Saturday, 8am – 4pm.


Join Baxter State Park for volunteer trail work

Visit the Volunteer page for the summer trails projects for more information.


 


What does the Park look like today?

What does The Park look like today?

DAY USE PARKING RESERVATIONS AVAILABLE NOW

Maine residents can make a DUPR for any time in the summer season as of April 1 (must have a Maine driver's license and registration).
Non-residents can make a DUPR 2 weeks or less prior to the date of their intended hike.
A maximum of 3 DUPRs per month can be made by residents and non-residents.
The fee for a DUPR is $5.00.


2014 Rolling Reservation System Begins

Reservations for Camping are now available on-line or by mail or phone on the Park’s Rolling Reservation System.

Planning to camp in the Park this summer? Check here for Trial Camping Season Extension, campsite changes and the Kidney Pond Bridge Project


Now Accepting Applications for 2014 Baxter Park Visiting Artist Program !

Applications deadline: April 15, 2014. A great way to spread the value and understanding of art in the Park landscape! Learn more about the 2014 Visiting Artist Program.


Interested in a fun and helpful volunteer activity?

Baxter Park's Annual Earth Day Clean-Up is coming up in May.