Maineiac Outdoors
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    Loopy about the Saco Beach Loop

    Ferry Beach State Park in Saco is pretty much deserted this time of year, which is just how this hiker likes it. The gate on Bayview Road is closed, meaning if you want in, well, you’ve gotta walk in. Natural crowd control. Read on

    Posted: November 18, 2013
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    More good news at Maine's community ski areas

    Maine’s community ski areas are a precious resource for winter family fun in the rural parts of the state. These areas are critical to the sport because the kids out there learning to love skiing and riding, well, you’re looking at the next generation of adult skiers at the big mountains. Read on

    Posted: November 16, 2013
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    Maine's community ski areas are energized!

    The sky has that look and the air has the feel. No denying it, it appears that winter is here. And when I start thinking about winter I like to give my friends at Ski Maine a call to see what’s up for the coming ski season. Read on

    Posted: November 14, 2013
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    A Successful Long Distance Hike Requires Good Planning

    Do you dream of hiking one of the big trails someday, spending four or five or even six months out there in the mountains, putting one foot in front of the other for 2,000-plus miles, all the while enjoying the bountiful beauty of the wilderness? Read on

    Posted: November 10, 2013
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    Kick Off the Ski Season with Fireside Chat Premiere Party

    Short of getting out there for real, you get can kick start your ski season this Thursday night November 7th at the Fireside Chat Premiere Party in Falmouth, 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Morong Falmouth on US Route 1, with the whole big gig sponsored by Ski Maine and the Ski Museum of Maine. Read on

    Posted: November 6, 2013
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    On the Trail with Lovely La Verna

    Yes, she’s a beauty for sure, that La Verna. One hundred and twenty lovely acres with nearly a mile of magnificent coastline. Three miles of leisurely hiking trails. Just up the road a piece in Bristol. Read on

    Posted: November 1, 2013
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    What I Thunk About Tunk

    Two years ago, as I was compiling trail information for the AMC Maine Mountain Guide (10th edition), I visited Tunk Mountain, located east of Ellsworth on ME 182 in the unorganized township known as T10 SD. Read on

    Posted: November 1, 2013