Outdoor adventure is what defines the Maine Highlands & Central Maine. Hiking trails (including Baxter State Park & Mt. Katahdin), hunting, fishing, wildlife watching, snowmobiling & atving, water activities, exploring, and more – all within reasonable distance from cities & towns like Bangor & Lincoln with plenty of year round amenities. You can find hundreds of waterfalls, thousands of lakes, miles of country roads with scenic byways, numerous State Parks, and more! If you're an outdoor enthusiast or simply an admirer of the scenery, you could never be bored in this area of the state. This area is known for its natural landscape dotted with small towns and historic areas. Find a spot near a city for convenience & urban amenities, or discover your own piece of Maine off the beaten path.