Category Archives: Backpacking

Number Four Mountain Trail Overview

Number Four Mountain Trail Frenchtown TWP, Piscataquis County, Maine Location/ Driving Directions: The Number Four Mountain Trail begins off the privately-owned but publicly accessible Meadow Brook Rd. The trailhead is located at -69.41865°, 45.63181° and is accessed by travelling a … Continue reading

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New and Improved Hiking Trails for the Moosehead Lake Region in Progress

Progress is steadily being made by the Maine Conservation Corps (MCC) trail crew working on the trail from the Little Moose Public Lands to Eagle Rock on the far western arm of Big Moose Mt. To date, over two miles … Continue reading

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Public Informational Meeting on the Moosehead Lake Region Non-motorized Trails Project to be Held on September 11

The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry’s Division of Parks and Public Lands will hold a public meeting on September 11th, 2013 to seek public input on a multi-year initiative to enhance non-motorized trails in the Moosehead Lake Region. … Continue reading

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Trails Serve as Pathways to Escape

I work a lot with recreational trails. As you might guess, I’m a trail advocate. That being said, I had existential questions rattling around the back of my skull the other day as I thought about trails. Why do we … Continue reading

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