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  • Writer's pictureGerry Caron

Mount Kineo Shuttle & More: Your Ticket to Adventure on Moosehead Lake

Updated: Jul 2

people waiting to board shuttle

Mount Kineo Shuttle Services

Experience the convenience and scenic beauty of the Kineo Shuttle, your ticket to adventure at Mt. Kineo!

Operation Hours

Operating seasonally from May 28 to October 11, the Mt. Kineo Shuttle offers regular transportation services from the public boat launch in Rockwood to the captivating Mt. Kineo peninsula. Departing every two hours in May and June, with the first trip departing at 9 a.m. and the final return trip at 4:45 p.m., the shuttle ensures convenient access for visitors. In July and August, hourly departures run from 8 a.m. to 6:45 p.m., while September and October offer hourly trips from 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

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Shuttle Service

For a round-trip fare of $15 per person (cash only), passengers can enjoy a comfortable and safe ride across Moosehead Lake, with masks required onboard for added safety. The shuttle ride itself is a scenic experience, providing passengers with panoramic views of the lake and the majestic Mt. Kineo.

Hiking - Golfing - Sightseeing

Visitors to Mt. Kineo can explore a variety of outdoor activities, including hiking, golfing, and sightseeing. With no road access to the peninsula, the Mount Kineo Shuttle offers the only means of transportation, making it an essential part of the adventure.

Mt Kineo Golf Course - Rockwood Maine

Nestled on the picturesque shores of Moosehead Lake, a golfing bliss at Mt Kineo Golf Course which stands as a testament to New England's rich golfing heritage and where tradition meets adventure in Rockwood, Maine.

Challenging Holes Amidst Breathtaking Scenery

Immerse yourself in the serenity of nature as you navigate each of the nine holes, carefully designed to provide a balance of challenge and enjoyment. From narrow fairways to strategically placed hazards, every shot demands precision and skill. Don't miss the iconic fourth hole, a par 3 stretching 138 yards over water, offering a dramatic backdrop of Mount Kineo.

Immerse Yourself in History

  • Explore the historic landmarks and heritage sites scattered throughout Rockwood, offering glimpses into the region's rich history and cultural heritage. Visit the iconic Mount Kineo State Park, home to ancient Native American petroglyphs and breathtaking overlooks.

Mt Kineo ticketing schedule information

2024 Mt Kineo Shuttle Details

Plan your excursion carefully and be mindful of shuttle hours to ensure a smooth and enjoyable trip. With the Kineo Shuttle, you can embark on a memorable journey to one of Maine's most iconic destinations. For more information and the full shuttle schedule, call 207-534-9012.

What to Do in Moosehead Lake

For those seeking more activities and detailed guides, Moose River Lookout offers a wealth of information about the Moosehead Lake area. From seasonal events and community news to outdoor adventure guides and dining recommendations, Moose River Lookout is your new resource for exploring the region. In addition to hiking, you can find information on boating, fishing, camping, and local attractions.

Want more information checkout our Moosehead News!

Your Perfect Accommodation Awaits

Make Rockwood your home away from home during your Maine adventure. Our location at Moose River Lookout, nestled along the tranquil Moose River at the base of the magnificent Blue Ridge Mountain, offers unparalleled access to nature's wonders. With a private dock and direct access to Maine ITS66 trails from our backyard, Moose River Lookout provides the perfect retreat for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.

Experience the Best of Maine's Wilderness in Rockwood and book with us today!



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