Long Lake Long Boat Regatta

The NFCT will close out its 2023 Adirondack Race Series with the Long Lake Long Boat Regatta on Saturday, Sept. 23.

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Headwaters Campaign

Expanding outreach and communications in the Raquette River Watershed.

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Woodsville River Access Enhanced

Paddlers and anglers now have enhanced access to the Connecticut River.

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Investing in Maine

A partnership between the Maine Bureau of Parks & Lands, local landowners and the NFCT is enhancing outdoor recreation opportunities statewide.

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Trail Feedback

Help us identify current and future needs.

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Explore the Northern Forest

Enjoy quiet waters, quaint communities and cozy accommodations along our 740-mile route. Whether you are an avid paddler looking for a wilderness experience or a novice looking to get started close to town, we have the trip for you.


This website was made possible through a grant from the Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund.

The Northern Forest Canoe Trail is generously supported by the outdoor industry and businesses throughout the Northern Forest and North America.