Franklin, Union Falls Ponds Stewardship
Our crew recently completed a series of stewardship projects that improve access to Franklin Falls Pond and Union Falls Pond and mitigate negative environmental impacts to both water bodies.Learn More
Lamoille River Projects Enhance Access, Reduce Invasives
Our crew and community volunteers have completed projects along the Lamoille River that will improve safety and access for all users and minimize negative impacts on the environment.Learn More
Adirondack Canoe Classic
This year’s 90-Miler is set for Sept. 9-11!Learn More
2022 Event Schedule
We’ve got a full slate of events scheduled for the paddling season.Learn More
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.
Learn about the businesses and organizations that support our work.
Events & Activities
Check out what we’ve got going on!
Waterway Work Trips
Join other volunteers and our crew as we work on the Trail.
Support activities along the trail by becoming a member.
Learn about the trailside communities of the NFCT!
Help us stay up to date on trail conditions.
Check back regularly for our most recent updates about trail conditions and improvements to trail infrastructure.
We partner with organizations and businesses that offer services and products along the trail and throughout the Northern Forest.
Suggested Paddling Trips
There are literally hundreds of trips you can do on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail. Here’s a sampling of some of the best.
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.