'Round the Mountain

Check out the results from this year’s race!


2022 Event Schedule

We’ve got a full slate of events scheduled for the paddling season.

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Virtual Film Fest

The NFCT is offering virtual screenings of this year’s World Tour Paddling Film Festival.

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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.