A.T. Visitor Center in Monson
Everyone is welcome. Staff are available to help plan logistics for the 100 Mile Wilderness and Katahdin. Trail conditions are posted daily. Community and day hike information is also available. Long-distance hikers are able to pre-register for the Baxter State Park permit here.
Monday-Thursday 12-7pm, Friday-Saturday 12-8,
Open through October 16
Address: located in the Monson Community Center, 35 Greenville Road (across from Spring Creek Bar-B-Q)
A.T. Long Distance Hiker Permit--Baxter State Park
A free A.T. long distance hiker permit is required of all northbound long distance A.T. hikers entering Baxter State Park. Southbound A.T. hikers are not required to have a permit, but must follow existing regulations. Permits can be obtained at Baxter State Park Headquarters and Katahdin Stream Campground. Pre-registration for A.T. long distance hiker permits can be obtained at the A.T. Visitor Center in Monson, ME. For more information, please visit the Baxter State Park webpage.