Win a Northstar B 16!

Need a boat that’s versatile for evening jaunts and week-long treks? Here’s your chance!

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Missisquoi Paddle-Pedal

The annual Missisquoi Paddle-Pedal is set for July 13 in Richford, Vt.

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Trip Planner

Whether you’re planning a thru-paddle, a weekend adventure or a day trip, our Trip Planner Tool can help you prepare.

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Voices from the Trail

Get the latest news and updates from the NFCT.

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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.