Welcome to Maine’s largest county; Aroostook, also known as “The County”. It is home to some of the most fertile soil and private contiguous forests in New England. For those looking for a great opportunity to own a large parcel of northern Maine retreat land, we have an auction for you. This 60+/- acres of forest land in the quiet town of Ashland offers various features that make it a great opportunity for homesteaders, vacationers or outdoor fanatics.
The land consists of 60+/- acres with approximately 400 feet on Wrightville Road, with grid electric at the street. The property also boasts over 1,000 feet on Brown Brook, a water feature that forms a portion of the northern boundary of the land. Brown Brook runs cold all year and is a potential nursery for wild Maine brook trout. This rolling boreal forest adjacent to nearby farmland and thousands of acres of undeveloped timber land offers quality hunting opportunities for whitetail deer, black bear and moose.
There is a small log cabin adjacent to Brown Brook that is in need of much repair. If you are handy you may want to try and restore it or remove it and build a new cabin at this brook side location.
Aroostook County is home to a diverse landscape, making it a haven for outdoor adventurers. The County boasts over 2,000 miles of snowmobile trails and 1000 miles of ATV trails for motor sports enthusiast to enjoy. For those who love water, there are hundreds of large lakes and ponds, plus remote and wild live-waters such as the Aroostook, St John, Allagash and Fish rivers to cast a fly or paddle in an unspoiled environment. Hunting and fishing opportunities abound in the North Maine Woods and the property is located less than 15 minutes from the 6-mile checkpoint just west of Ashland.
Downtown Ashland is only 7.5 miles away, while the city of Presque Isle is about 40 minutes away at 28 miles. Bangor, northern Maine’s largest city, is 146 miles away or about 2 hours and 30 minutes to get there.
In conclusion, Aroostook County is a great place for outdoor enthusiasts and those looking for retreat land in northern Maine. The 60+/- acres of forest land in the quiet town of Ashland along with its many features make it a great opportunity to live and enjoy the life you deserve. Don’t miss out on this chance to own this piece of Maine!
To buy this property, it is being offered by online auction. Interested buyers need to register for the auction so call or email us today to receive a bidder package complete with maps, disclosures, auction terms & conditions and all the details about the property and town.