Baxter Backpacking Traverse Expedition

All-Inclusive Price: $425
Choose One: July 3-7 or July 31-August 4

Traverse Baxter State Park and attempt to summit Mt. Katahdin! We’ll tent-camp at several remote tent-site campgrounds in Baxter State Park. Backpack for five days in the beautiful Baxter State Park. Start at the North Gate and hike Southbound camping along the way, before attempting to summit Katahdin. Mount Katahdin is Maine’s highest mountain, with an elevation of 5,269 feet and it is the northern terminus of the Appalachian Trail.

All transportation, gear, food, and instruction are included.

Trip Itinerary:

  • Day 1: Meet at 12:00 pm at the Maine Bound Adventure Center, meet your group, and travel to Baxter State Park.
  • Day 2-4: Traverse Baxter State Park from North to South, with an attempt to summit Katahdin on Day 4.
  • Day 5: Finish your expedition and head back to campus. The expedition ends at 12:00 pm at Maine Bound Adventure Center. 

Accommodations:

You will stay in tents at campsites and help prepare meals on a camp stove.

To register please call us at 207-581-1794 or visit our registration page