Skip to main content

For couples seeking a wedding destination that combines natural beauty, rustic charm, and a touch of adventure, look no further than the New England Outdoor Center in Millinocket, Maine. Nestled in the heart of the breathtaking Maine wilderness, this idyllic location offers a picture-perfect backdrop, with none other than the majestic Mount Katahdin, the tallest peak in Maine, gracing your wedding day with its awe-inspiring presence. Join us as we embark on a journey to discover why a wedding at New England Outdoor Center is a dream come true for nature lovers and adventure seekers. Check out more Millinocket Maine wedding photography!

Millinocket, Maine, is a small town located in the shadow of Mount Katahdin. It is the gateway to Baxter State Park, home to the famous mountain. The town’s rustic charm and the surrounding wilderness make it an enchanting place for couples looking for a wedding venue that seamlessly blends natural beauty with outdoor adventures.

Nestled on the shores of Millinocket Lake, the New England Outdoor Center provides a perfect marriage of comfort and nature. This family-owned and operated resort offers a range of accommodations, from cozy cabins to luxurious lodges, ensuring that your guests can unwind in style amidst the stunning natural surroundings.

Imagine exchanging your vows on a picturesque lakeside dock with the serene waters of Millinocket Lake reflecting the lush forested hills and the grandeur of Mount Katahdin in the background. This is the kind of experience that the New England Outdoor Center provides. With customizable options for your ceremony, you can choose to say “I do” in the heart of the woods, by the lakeside, or even on the snowy slopes in winter. The natural beauty that surrounds you becomes an integral part of your wedding, making every moment truly unforgettable.

After your beautiful ceremony, the resort offers fantastic reception options, including the Lookout with its vaulted ceilings and stunning views, or a tented celebration overlooking the lake. The New England Outdoor Center’s dedicated team of event planners will ensure that your reception perfectly complements the beauty of the outdoors while providing all the comforts you and your guests desire.

For couples and guests who thrive on adventure, Millinocket offers a plethora of activities. You can plan pre-wedding hikes, kayaking, and wildlife excursions. The nearby Baxter State Park provides ample opportunities for hiking and exploring, including the chance to summit Mount Katahdin. The area is also famous for its wildlife, making it a great spot for bird-watching and moose safaris. These activities allow you and your guests to create unforgettable memories together before and after your big day.

Maine is renowned for its seafood, and Millinocket is no exception. Your wedding guests can savor delicious lobster, clams, and other coastal treats. The New England Outdoor Center also offers catering options to ensure you have a taste of Maine incorporated into your wedding menu.



Venue: New England Outdoor Center

Florals: Blue Flag Farm

Cake Artist: European Bakery 

Hair & Makeup: Sarah Carelton

DJ: Beat Train Productions

Dress: Flair Bridal- Jane Hill

Catering: NEOC Catering



Learn more about wedding photography!

Praise From
Our Happy Clients

Passionate & Authentic

Maine Photographer

Capturing the Moment for Brides, Mothers, Seniors, & Families

Passionate & Authentic

Maine Photographer

Capturing the Moment for Brides, Mothers, Seniors, & Families

Get Started View Portfolio