Dogsledding: Races, Kennel Tours and Mushing your own team!

Mainers love winter! Each year they anxiously wait for the temperatures to drop, ice to form and snow to fall! They take to the mountains, the trails, the lakes and more! Winter sports don’t end at snowboarding and cross-country skiing, in fact around here the entire family gets involved – including the four-legged, furry ones! … Read more

Cross Country Skiing on Moosehead

Each year, Mainers look forward to winter so they can break out their snowmobiles, sleds, snowboards, snowshoes and cross country skis! Tomhegan is a hub of winter activities, with snowshoeing trails, the lake for cross country skiing, Squaw mountain for downhill skiing and snowboarding and a few perfect sledding hills. However, if you are interested … Read more

Winter Is Not Just for Ice Fisherman

This winter we have been lucky to have guests with all interests! We have had our traditional winter groups of guys coming to fish and snowmobile, lots of families coming to teach the young ones to fish as well as groups of friends and families venturing out for completely different winter activities! Are you not … Read more

Ski Squaw this Winter

Located just 25 miles south of Tomhegan, visitors will find our beloved Squaw Ski Mountain. You won’t find heated gondolas and high speed chairs here, but what you will find is affordable lift tickets, ski rentals, lessons, and a quaint lodge and cafe that recalls the days where families enjoyed ski vacations together for years. … Read more

Snowshoe Tomhegan and Beyond

Snowshoeing is a great winter activity for the entire family to enjoy! With seven trails right on site, you don’t have to travel far to enjoy a leisurely trip with a relaxing break by the lake’s edge. With interconnecting trails, you can make your trip a short half hour walk or an afternoon excursion. The … Read more

Welcome Ice Fisherman – Ice Fishing 101

This year is going to be great for all winter sports, including ice fishing! Since a big part of Tomhegan history is centered around years of being a sportsman’s camp, it would be expected that Ice Fishing one of the most popular activities among our winter guests. The sport of ice fishing has come a … Read more

Winter on Moosehead Lake

As the flakes fall elegantly to the ground, winter is settling in here in the north woods of Maine. The deer are still here, but as soon as the lake freezes over, we will be saying goodbye to them until the spring, as they migrate to the Moose River. Generally the lake is completely frozen … Read more