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Description

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Gero Island is a large island in Chesuncook Lake. The water access campsites on the shore are popular with anglers and canoeists paddling the West Branch Penobscot River. The unit also includes most of historic Chesuncook Village on the mainland.

If you are interested in learning about geology around the state, check out the Maine Geological Survey Searchable Database.

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Activities

  • Boating (motorized)
  • Camping
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking (trails)
  • Hunting
  • 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, Fee Charged

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Location

Chesuncook Lake, Piscataquis County, Maine

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Contact

Bureau of Parks and Lands
Northern Public Lands Office
45 Radar Rd.
Ashland, Maine 04732
(207) 768-6892

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