Planes, Trains and Overland Adventure (Green)
July 13, 2022
North Maine Woods
A 4 Wheel Camper tour of the North Maine Woods with the only permitted
Overland Guide service, Ridgeback Guide Service. We will be traversing the beautiful North
Maine Woods in search of great scenery, historical sites and Maine’s wildlife.
This is a 4 Wheel Campers dream adventure in northern Maine. We will visit some historic sites
along the way. A stop at the Katahdin Iron Works, the ruins of two blast furnaces from the
1800s. The B52 crash site on Elephant Mountain, site of military plane crash in 1963. A hike to
visit the ghost trains, two 100 Ton steam engine locomotives in the middle of the wilds of Maine.
Let us guide you on a fun filled adventure to the North Maine Woods with beautiful scenery,
historic sites and wonderful campsites.
Date: Wednesday July 13, 2020 4 pm – Sunday July 17, 2020 10 am
Location: North Maine Woods
Trail Difficulty: Green
- GMRS Radio
- Overland Camping Vehicle setup (4 Wheel Camper, Go Fast Camper, RTT, ground tent set up)
- Food, Fuel and Camping Gear
- Hiking shoes and appropriate Clothing
- Extra 10 gals of fuel in Jerry cans Cash for NMW entry and camping fees (fees are per person)
- Please see FAQ below for full list of vehicle requirements for this trip.
Green level trails are easier type trails but are not just logging roads. They offer challenges to stock vehicles and new drivers. Damage can happen but is not likely.
-4X4 Street legal vehicle with insurance
-Good tires (All Terrains or Mud Terrains preferred)
-Full size spare tire
-Radio Communications (we use GMRS Radios)
-Recovery points Front and Rear
-Tire deflator for airing down
-First Aid Kit appropriately sized for your vehicle and passengers.
-Appropriate Clothing and footwear for the conditions
Recommended for Green Rides:
-30-inch All Terrain or Mud Terrain Tires
-Vehicle Recovery Equipment
-Tree saver strap
-Winch line extension
-On Board Air set up for Tire inflation