Allagash Wilderness Waterway

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Allagash Wilderness Waterway
Maine State Park
Country United States
State Maine
Counties Aroostook, Piscataquis
Region Maine North Woods
Elevation 928 ft (283 m) [1]
Coordinates 46°26′45″N 69°18′33″W / 46.44583°N 69.30917°W / 46.44583; -69.30917Coordinates: 46°26′45″N 69°18′33″W / 46.44583°N 69.30917°W / 46.44583; -69.30917 [1]
Length 92 mi (148 km)
Established 1966 [2]
Management Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
Location in Maine
Website: Allagash Wilderness Waterway
Type Wild
Designated July 19, 1970

The Allagash Wilderness Waterway is a 92.5-mile-long (148.9 km) protected area extending from Aroostook County, Maine into Piscataquis County, Maine. It is a ribbon of lakes, ponds, rivers, and streams of the Maine North Woods that includes much of the Allagash River. Canoeing, fishing, hunting, and camping are among the activities permitted.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b "Allagash State Wilderness Waterway". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ a b "Allagash Wilderness Waterway". Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry. Retrieved July 29, 2014.

External links

  • Allagash Wilderness Waterway Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
  • Allagash Wilderness Waterway Map Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
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