Appalachian Mountain Club – Maine Woods Initiative

AMC web listing DJI_0166

Organization Information

WebsiteClick to visit
Street166 Moosehead Lake Road
BoxPO Box 310
Town/CityGreenville, Maine 04441
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Phone 207-695-3085
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Service Area

Maine Highlands

Key Facts

  • AMC’s Maine Woods Initiative uses an innovative and thoughtful approach to conservation that combines outdoor recreation, resource protection, sustainable forestry, education, and community partnership to permanently protect the landscape for future generations.
  • AMC has permanently conserved 114,000 acres in the Maine woods on which there is over 200 miles of free to use recreational trails for the enjoyment of hiking, biking, gravel biking, canoeing, snowmobiling, back-country skiing, snowshoeing and more. Open to hunting and fishing as guided by Maine Inland Fish & Wildlife regulations.
  • The Maine Woods Initiative provides world class destinations with three remote wilderness lodges that offer full-meal service and both free and pay-to-use campsites and shelters.
  • AMC’s Maine Woods International Dark Sky Park, the first dark sky park designation in New England, conserves the last dark sky East of the Mississippi River.
  • AMC brings an outdoor experiential learning adventure to every student in Piscataquis County plus one school in neighboring Somerset County.

Main Contact

NameSteve Tatko
TitleVice President of Land, Research and Trails
Address166 Moosehead Lake Road, Greenville, Maine 04441
EmailClick to send
Phone 207-717-0230

Alternate Contact

NameJenny Ward
TitleMaine External Affairs and Projects
EmailClick to send
Phone 207-480-7505