Maine Woods Discovery is a standards-based, cooperative regional marketing that has established a recognized and respected brand for top quality outdoor recreation experiences in the Maine Woods.

Over the past several years, this standards-based cooperative marketing program has generated roughly $2 million in marketing value for endorsed tourism providers and the Maine Woods region. The twelve endorsed providers are some of Maine’s most sought after and respected outfitters and resorts, offering paddlinghikingfishingbikingraftingwildlife watching and in the wintertime dogsleddingnordic skiingsnowshoeing, and snowmobiling.

Maine Woods Discovery works to ensure every trip to the Maine Woods exceeds expectations.

150th Anniversary Thoreau Wabanaki Tour

In 2014, Maine Woods Discovery partners organized and lead a group of local outfitters, Thoreau scholars, and members of the Penobscot Nation on a 300-mile canoe expedition to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the publication of Henry David Thoreau’s classic work The Maine Woods.

Learn more in the Thoreau Wabanaki Tour issue of The Maine Thing Quarterly