Allagash Wilderness Waterway

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Coordinates: 46°26′45″N 69°18′33″W / 46.44583°N 69.30917°W / 46.44583; -69.30917
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; -69.30917 [1]
Length 92 mi (148 km)
Established 1966 [2]
Management Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
Location in Maine
Website: Allagash Wilderness Waterway

The Allagash Wilderness Waterway is a 92-mile-long (148 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[edit]

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

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