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Popular Baxter State Park Trail Closed

| June 5, 2014

MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) – Baxter State Park has closed a popular trail that leads to the top of Mount Katahdin. Park Director Jensen Bissell tells WZON-AM that a rock slide this spring “obliterated” much of the Abol Trail. He said the area remains unstable, with the potential for more rocks tumbling down. The Abol Trail […]

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Texas Man Airlifted From Top of Mt. Katahdin

| July 1, 2013

  BAXTER STATE PARK- A Texas man has been airlifted off Mt. Katahdin after a heavy rock fell and seriously injured him. According to Park Director Jensen Bissell, 62-year old Ned Hamara suffered both upper and lower body injuries from a large rock falling on him. Park rangers were alerted about the injury around noon […]

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