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Allagash Wilderness Waterway
Location Maine North Woods, Maine, United States
Elevation 928 ft (283 m)
Established 1966
Operator Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
Website Allagash Wilderness Waterway
Type: Wild
Designated: July 19, 1970

The Allagash Wilderness Waterway is a 92.5-mile-long (148.9 km) protected area extending from Aroostook County, Maine into Piscataquis County, Maine. It is a ribbon of lakes, ponds, rivers, and streams of the Maine North Woods that includes much of the Allagash River. Canoeing, fishing, hunting, and camping are among the activities permitted.

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