Monthly Archives: June 2013

Looking for a Family Gem in the Heart of Maine?

If you live near or are visiting the Dover-Foxcroft – Dexter – Milo area or are passing through southern Piscataquis County, think about stopping in at Peaks-Kenny State Park. And if you’re not heading that way, maybe you should! Peaks-Kenny … Continue reading

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Civilian Conservation Corps Tradition Still Thriving

A recent opportunity to hear stories from several former Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) members, combined with time on the road returning from work in some truly special places, has led to my reflecting on the outdoor recreation field. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Jewell Island in Casco Bay to get trail upgrades

A 6/5/13 visit to Jewell Island in Casco Bay confirmed trail work to be done by a Maine Conservation Corps 3-person team that will be spending 8-9 days working and camping on the Island. Work will improve access points from … Continue reading

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