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

Hike Little Kineo – Best View of Tomhegan

When standing at the Tomhegan Marina, there is a plethora of mountain peaks in your view. Have you ever wondered which mountains they are? On clear days, from the marina you can see the tip of Mt. Katahdin. Big and Little Spencer. But the one that is closest, of the right just a tad is … 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

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

Celebrate Thanksgiving at the Lake!

Leave the hustle and bustle of the start of the holiday season behind and bring your family to the wilderness!  Start a new tradition and make amazing memories with family and friends by having Thanksgiving this year at Tomhegan Camps! We have 7 cabins still available that sleep anywhere from 5-9 people. Worried about missing … Read more

2016 Peak Foliage

Peak foliage at camp was absolutely stunning! We have been snapping away, trying to capture the fall for those that could not be here. We have a collection photos here for you to enjoy! Some leaves start to change in early September and through the season different species follow, staging an ongoing show of rich … Read more

Fun and Simple Campfire Dinner Recipes

So many of our guests here at Tomhegan look forward to cooking family dinners on an open campfire. We know we do! There is nothing better than preparing and eating a yummy breakfast or dinner lakeside on a beautiful day. We have seen some real creativity when it comes to campfire dinner recipes and shared some … Read more

What is up with the Painted Rocks?

Have you seen painted rocks around the lake? There is the awesome new project led by local community members in an effort  to inspire others to find beauty in simple things • such as a rock. This fun project is simple. Moosehead Lake is such a beautiful area with incredible views at every turn! Moosehead … Read more