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Byron is a Four Season Recreational Playground. Playing in the Western Mountains is Endless. Below are links to some of our favorite things to do along with the local resources that support them.
WON'T YOU COME PLAY AND STAY AT
COOS CANYON COTTAGE #8?
ATV:
If you enjoy four wheeling then Byron Maine is the place to start your adventure. Access to over 200 miles of trails is located right outside the cottage door. Our trail system is maintain by two local clubs that interconnects with the towns of Andover, Roxbury, Mexico Weld, Phillips and Madrid. We are members of the
River Valley Riders ATV Club.
Roxbury ATV  Club: http://www.roxburyatvridersclub.com/
Maine ATV Laws: http://maine.gov/ifw/laws_rules/atvlaws.htm
Online registration application for ATVs: http://www10.informe.org/ifw/atv-snow


Hiking:
Tumbledown Mountain is one of Maine’s most popular hikes. Sweeping views, rocky slopes, and a large high-elevation pond attract many visitors to Western Maine. Parking and trail access is only 10 miles from Coos Cottage.
Angel Falls  is the tallest waterfall in the State Of Maine. It is accessible by a short hiking trail off Route 17 onto Houghton Rd. Right onto Brmis Rd. Go 3.5 miles. Turn left at V into parking lot.
Maine Appalachian Trial System crosses Route 17 immediately adjecent to Height of Land turnout, approx. 5 miles from Coos Canyon .
Snowmobiling:
Byron grooms over 100 miles of local snowmobiling trails, these local marked trails are maintained by the Roxbury
Slippery Sliders Snowmobile Club.

To register your snowmobile in Maine please see the attached link of Agents.

Gold Panning:

Map and mineral .pdf of the Swift and East Branch River.
Gold Prospectors Association of America
GPAA Prospecting in Byron


New Law on using dredges for gold prospecting!
Motorized recreational gold prospecting may only be performed from
June 16th to September 14th
Motorized equipment must not exceed 7 horsepower
Nozzle and hose size not to exceed 4"
Sluice area must not exceed 10 square fee
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For more information please read rules and regulations on the Maine Forestry site.

http://maineforestry.net/Forestry%20Items/gold_in_maine.htm



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