North Woods SledFest

March 11th – 12th

It’s the inaugural Maine Northwoods SledFest at Historic Pittston Farm!

Don’t miss the chance to see if your sled is the fastest sled here! Thousands of snowmobilers will be in the area to see them in action. We will be hosting races open to all with cash prizes totaling to 10,000! Other attractions include a groomer rodeo, open radar runs, vendor demos, great food and lots of entertainment. Attendance for this two-day event is expected to exceed over 5,000 people. Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to see some of the best Snomobile action in New England!

Get Your Tickets Today!

Don't wait. This is going to be one of the biggest, most exciting snowmobile events in Maine!

You can buy a single day ticket for $10 bucks or enjoy the whole weekend for only $15! These tickets will go fast. Don’t wait. Get yours now!

Is Your Sled the Fastest?

There will be a few changes this year! We are offering races open to public with cash prizes totaling to $10,000! There will be a variety of racing classes from drag racing, including vintage drags, radar runs, and traditional engine size classes on a 1 mile track similar to a cross country style track.  We will also have a youth 120 class, woman’s class, and an AARP classes for those that think they are still young haha.

Pro Vintage Racing


Watching vintage racing is like stepping back in time, you will see Ski-Doo, Moto-ski, Arctic Cat, Polaris, Yamaha, Skiroule, Rupp, Mercury, Sno-Jet, John Deere and Chaparral snowmobiles.

Groomer Rodeo


While you’re here, check out some of the latest technology in Trail Grooming. We will tons of new Groomers that will have you thinking about that smooth riding you love so much!

Radar Runs


Think your sled is FAST? Let’s see what you’ve got. Open to all, and top prizes awarded in each class for the fastest sleds. Fun to watch & fun to clean out those cobwebs. Braaaappp!

Gear & Demos


Wanna try out the latest gear from some of the top vendors in New England? Sleds, helmets, riding gear, and more. Come see what’s HOT for 2017 and get ready for the best in speed and comfort.

Snacks & Snowmobiles


Historical Pittston Farm is world famous for its delicious food. We’ll also have vendors serving up some local flavors, and beer trucks to top it all off . If you are hungry, we’ve got you covered!


Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

Interested in Sponsoring This Event?

This is a great opportunity to get in front of THOUSANDS of Snowmobile Enthusiasts.
If you would like to learn more about sponsorship opportunities for this exciting event, please contact:

Jennifer & Guy Mills
Owners, Pittston Farm Lodge
53 Pittston Farm Road Rockwood, Maine 04478

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Welllllllllllll......... I'm currently 4 hrs south of home and it surely looks like spring. But Guy tells me our trails have held up over the weekend. With the warm temperatures forecasted, it isn't looking good for anymore trail riding. The off trail riding will be good for a little longer. We will surely keep you posted.

As always we are open, but will not have fuel since as the snow melts its reeking havoc on our road.

On another note: For those dad has been in the hospital since last Tuesday. Starting at Maine General in Augusta and then being transferred to Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston. He had pneumonia and CHF. He is improving now. But it's been a little stressful over the the last week, but moving in the right direction now.
I can't thank everyone enough for the thoughts and prayers that were sent our way. It means more than you realize!! ❤️💕❤️💕❤️
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2 weeks ago

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Glen BennettPrayers for you and your dad, hoping he gets the help he needs to get better. And safe travels to you on those long drives home and back!!! Didn't make to the farm as many times as I hoped this season, but should be by this summer.2 weeks ago   ·  1
Steve SmithJennifer prayers being sent for a speedy recovery for your Dad. On a side note, I always enjoy coming up to historic pittston farm on snowmobile. I wish I got up more but there will be a next year. Great job grooming as well. See you all in the winter!2 weeks ago   ·  1
Glenn VaccaroWishing happy thoughts for you and your family 😉....O by the way you guys have done an awesome job with the trails this year,I hope you had an outstanding season.we will see you first week of July!2 weeks ago   ·  1
Lisa GreenGlad hes doing better! Yes the trail to seboomook was wonderful rough but still snow. Off trail there's about 3 ft. of snow and very soft!2 weeks ago   ·  2
John AndersonSorry to hear about your dad Jennifer...we just left on our final ride of the the farm can't wait to be back! Tell Guy and Adam thanks for the beers and hospitality2 weeks ago   ·  1
Tina MaglioJennifer Mills you and Guy did a great job maintaining the trails for as long as you guys could, hats off to you both! We love you all.2 weeks ago   ·  1
SueandJoe TracyJen sorry to hear about this 😢 cmmc is only 10 or 15 minutes from our house. More than welcome to crash here. Xoxoxo2 weeks ago   ·  1
Lisa PlaistedPrayers to your dad and of course your entire family during this trying time <32 weeks ago   ·  1
Tina AlbertGlad he is getting better. If you need any thing let me know2 weeks ago   ·  2
Jessica CummingsHope he feels better soon. If we can do anything please let us know. Take care and safe travels2 weeks ago   ·  2
Martin RigoulotWosh him the best and miss my times up there just got over the same thing2 weeks ago   ·  1
Jennifer Fleming MangoThoughts and prayers for you and your Dad, hope he has a speedy recovery! 💜🙏🏻2 weeks ago   ·  2
John ArmentroutIf you need a place much closer to Lewiston for a few nights let me know.2 weeks ago   ·  1
Michael GualtieriSending good thoughts your way for your dad and the family!2 weeks ago   ·  1
Alan ChamberlainMy first time at the farm this past weekend definitely will be back!!!!! Awesome people incredible food....thank you!!!2 weeks ago   ·  1
Geri BerardGlad he's doing better...but a little extra prayers can't hurt!...2 weeks ago   ·  1
Nancy Bates PutnamThinking of your dad and family....sending positive thoughts for his recovery2 weeks ago   ·  1
Alan MckayHope your Dads feeling better. Ive have phenomenon 3 times and each one takes longer to get over.2 weeks ago   ·  1
Jake WhitmorePrayin for a speedy recovery and return home!2 weeks ago   ·  2
Marci WildeBest wishes for a quick and full recovery for your dad!!2 weeks ago   ·  1
Cara LewisPrayers for Curtis. Hope he heals2 weeks ago   ·  3
Simone GuerinSo glad he is doing better!!!! Great News!2 weeks ago   ·  2
Valerie JacksonPrayers for all of you!!! 💞💞🙏🏻🙏🏻💞💞🙏🏻🙏🏻2 weeks ago   ·  2
Sheldon CarmichaelPrayers for dad's recovery.2 weeks ago   ·  1
Michael AmancioPraying for your dad2 weeks ago   ·  1

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Well this is probably the biggest thank you I've ever posted. Tonight our son was in a snowmobile accident between the Forks and Jackman. A voicemail message from rescue was surely not what we wanted to receive when we got back from grooming.

He had gone over a steep ice embankment and ended up in a brook or stream with his sled on him. He was able to get from under it soaking wet and make it back to the trail and began to walk.

Well, if it hadn't been for Derrick Fortier in the groomer....this story could be completely different.

Our son was transported to Skowhegan hospital. But he's ok.

All snowmobilers post or state how appreciative they are for what groomers do, but it goes well beyond just making a great trail.

So next time you run into a groomer operator...thank them again.

And if you see Derrick....give him a big hug from this mom!!!! ❤️️❤️️❤️️❤️️❤️️❤️️

So from one groomer to another....THANK YOU!!!
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Heather SylvesterI'm so glad he was okay! When we got the tone for it last night and I was headed out to it, we were expecting him to be more injured than he was. Great job to Derrick and to the rest of my fire department crew who came out to assist us on the call last night.1 month ago   ·  13
Estelle CareyVery lucky young man , and thank god for all of our Groomers operators, they not only build everyone awesome trails,watch out for everyone and take care of there own families as well, please make sure you Thank all groomer operator's all over the entire system !!!1 month ago   ·  3
Davidandjenn MajorWe are so glad to hear he is ok. Yes, the groomers are amazing and should be commended for what they do. That is why we drive up ten hours every year to snowmobile in Maine! Thanks a million and God Bless!1 month ago   ·  3
Valerie JacksonSo glad everything is working out! There are many angles watching over loved ones. Plus angles who guide others to help. Thank you to all!! Speedy recovery Shawn Mills!! 💞💓💖🙏🏻✨1 month ago   ·  2
Jill SabotaOmg Jenn and Guy!! I truly know how it feels to get "that call". Thank God he's ok and that Derrick came along. Very lucky indeed.1 month ago   ·  4
Marci WildeThank goodness he's ok!! You've raised a badass! I'm sure that wasn't easy getting out from under the sled then walking in this cold.1 month ago   ·  4
Mike CunninghamWow! Good job Derrick Fortier. Right place at the right time! See you this weekend bud1 month ago   ·  7
Lisa Brown SavageSo thankful he is okay and for Derrick being there. Hugs momma.1 month ago   ·  2
Kira Brooke DubeThank you so much Derrick, it could have been a lot different tonight if you hadn't been there!1 month ago   ·  4
Jenn BrysonSo glad he is ok! Thank you Derrick for helping him!!! Stay safe out there.1 month ago   ·  2
Cynthia FortierWe are so glad the turn out was a good one. Derrick was at the right place at the right time. Hoping for a quick recovery.1 month ago   ·  4
Joanne Gendreau MartinSo glad to hear Shawn is going to be just fine. Scary moment I'm sure. ❤🙏1 month ago   ·  3
Carol DavisSomeone was watching over him! Thank God! And Derrick! So thankful that he is going to be ok. HUGS!!1 month ago   ·  3
Matt HuntThank heavens he's ok angels we're watching over him for sure.1 month ago   ·  3
Luisa SurprenantGlad everything turned out well, hope Shawn heals up soon he's got a lot more riding to do.1 month ago   ·  3
Rae WrenWow, so glad it turned out the way it did...phew! Thanks for sharing and the reminders.1 month ago   ·  2
Steve ScobieGlad that your story was a happy ending Jennifer no one wants to here​ bad news and I hope he is doing well1 month ago   ·  2
Tom CummingsSo glad to hear he is going to be okay great work Derrick !!1 month ago   ·  2
Tim LaPlanteGood job Derrick !!!1 month ago   ·  4
Tony LarrabeeVery sorry to hear this I'm glad he is ok and thank you Derrick! 👍👍1 month ago   ·  2
Roger DubielMaine People are some of the Best People in the World!!!1 month ago   ·  5
Stephanie HoweSome one today at the store complained about trail markers....well they got buried or blew away. Glad he is safe1 month ago   ·  2
Frances StimsonSo glad he is ok which one was it Jennifer?Thank you Derrick1 month ago   ·  1
Amy MaxwellPraise God! I'm so grateful to hear that your son is ok. Clearly, someone was looking out for him.1 month ago
Linda PrimeThank you Derrick for rescuing our grandson!!!1 month ago   ·  2

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