Location: Township 11, Range 4, between Presque Isle and Ashland, Aroostook County
Description: The Scopan unit contains some of the most rugged terrain in Aroostook County, including 1,400-foot high Scopan Mountain. From Scopan Mountain hikers can view Katahdin and Alder Lake, and can enjoy seasonal waterfalls. The 16,700-acre unit also contains wetlands that are frequented by moose, and there are also several rare, old growth hemlock. Water-access campsites on the shores of Scopan Lake and snowmobile trails are the most popular destinations for visitors.
Activities: Boating, snowmobiling, fishing, hunting, hiking, moose-watching, and camping.
For More Information: Visit the Maine Public Reserved Lands website, where you can find more information about the unit.