East Millinocket works hard promoting tourism. By encouraging tourism, East Millinocket helps and encourages visitors to take advantage of the rivers, lakes, streams. In addition, East Millinocket promotes the nearby Baxter State Park and Mt. Katahdin.
All are welcome to partake in local activities within the tri-town area to partake in local activities such as hiking, fishing, whitewater rafting, hunting, moose tours, camping, canoeing, ATV trails, skiing and snowmobiling.
The town of East Millinocket, east of many islands, was incorporated on February 21, 1907 and lies on the northern side of the West Branch of the Penobscot River. In August of 1907, Great Northern started its’ paper machines in East Millinocket, Maine.
As reported by the 2010 census, the town of East Millinocket has an estimated population of approximately 1,700. The Katahdin Region Higher Education Center provides for the college students and adults who wish to further their education. In addition, Millinocket Regional Hospital, physicians and dental services are located within 10 miles of East Millinocket.
The Baxter State Park Authority website offers information on camping and reservations, rules and regulations, hiking and climbing trails, weather conditions and map of Baxter State Park. Should you like to learn about the natural setting and scientific forest management—you will find it in this website.