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Description

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Dead River encompasses several miles of shore on Flagstaff Lake and the first few miles of the Dead River after it leaves the lake. Visitors enjoy camping at the lake's sites, accessible by boat, and at the vehicle accessible campground at Big Eddy on the river.

For a guided tour of the region's geologic highlights, see Grand Falls and Spence Rips, Dead River. Learn about the geology of the area on the interactive Maine Geologic Facts and Localities map.

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Activities

  • ATV riding
  • Camping
  • Canoeing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Fishing
  • Horseback riding
  • Hunting
  • Off-road biking
  • Snowmobiling
  • Snowshoeing
  • Swimming
  • Watchable wildlife

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Rules

Consider lending a hand. Contact us if you would like to help with stewardship or maintenance work.

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Services and Facilities

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Special Considerations

Moving firewood can transport exotic insects & diseases that pose a serious threat to our forests. Don't transport firewood, buy it from a local source. Buy It Where You Burn It

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When to Visit

Open All Year

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Location

Somerset County, Maine

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Contact

Bureau of Parks and Lands
Western Public Lands Office
PO Box 327
Farmington, Maine 04938
(207) 778-8231

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Directions and Parking

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Access is gained via the Long Falls Dam Road from North New Portland.