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America's Wildest Hotels

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Northern Outdoors, Maine

Seven years after owners Russell Walters, Suzie Hockmeyer and Jim Yearwood first rafted down Maine's Kennebec, Penobscot and Dead rivers in 1976, they built a year-round adventure resort in the area. Most guests still come for the unparalleled white-water rafting, but there's also fishing and kayaking in summer and snowmobiling and ATV tours come winter. From $79 for lodges, from $11 BYO tent or RV;

Photo Courtesy of Northern Outdoors

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