Category Archives: Kayaking

Evolving Landscapes and Maine Poetry

I recently read a wonderful poem by Maine poet Tom Sexton at the Maine State Library’s webpage sharing weekly poems by Maine poets. The poet describes the significance of a now abandoned homestead’s granite stoop. This phenomenon of abandoned homesteads, … Continue reading

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Northern Forest Canoe Trail Video and Burgeoning Spring Inspire Paddling

There’s a short video on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail’s (NFCT) website that does a great job of depicting just some of the wonderful scenery and paddling awaiting on this 740-mile water trail from Old Forge, NY to Fort Kent, … Continue reading

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Cobscook Bay Region in Downeast Maine a Conservation and Recreation Treasure

Washington County, Maine is a place where very rural, small town Maine character still holds firmly to the rugged coastline – which of course helped shape that very character in the first place. Vast woods reach down to the sea. … 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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