Thursday April 24th 2014

Tagged: hiking

Hiking Gulf Hagas: “The Grand Canyon of Maine”

Hiking Gulf Hagas: “The Grand Canyon of Maine”
April 22, 2014

The largest canyon in the East, a pristine waterfall, and some great hiking and camping (all within about 3 hours from Portland!)

Here’s your first spring hike in New Hampshire

Here’s your first spring hike in New Hampshire
April 16, 2014

As snow fades from the mountains, this is the perfect time to escape for a day hike. The views on Moat Mountain are arguably some of the best in the White’s and temperatures nearing 60 are perfect for hiking.

Bonney good hiking on Bauneg Beg Mountain

Bonney good hiking on Bauneg Beg Mountain
April 12, 2014

Hike Bauneg Beg Mountain in North Berwick for great views from the only major summit in York County unmarred by a comm tower.

Bethel Hostel: Inexpensive, close to skiing and hiking

Bethel Hostel: Inexpensive, close to skiing and hiking
March 12, 2014

The Bethel Hostel: Inexpensive, comfy bunks, hot showers, kitchen, common room, TV, free wifi, coffee maker, quiet, good company, convenient to skiing at Sunday River and miles of hiking trails in the White Mountain National Forest, Grafton Notch State Park and much more. Check it out!

Trek the mountains of Peru this Thurs evening Mar 13 at Camden Library

Trek the mountains of Peru this Thurs evening Mar 13 at Camden Library
March 09, 2014

Greg Dorr made a 35-day trek on foot in the mountains of Peru. Dorr will share his beautiful images and talk about his journey in “The Lesser-Known Peru” at the Camden Public Library this Thursday, March 13, at 7:00 pm.

Maine Outdoor Film Festival Select Tour rolls on through state

Maine Outdoor Film Festival Select Tour rolls on through state
March 01, 2014

The Maine Outdoor Film Festival features an outstanding selection of exciting and adventurous films, many of them Maine-made or about Maine. Four show dates remain, three in March and one in May. Proceeds from the MOFF help support Teens to Trails, the non-profit that connects high school students to the outdoors.

Ski and stay in woodsy comfort at AMC Maine Wilderness Lodges

Ski and stay in woodsy comfort at AMC Maine Wilderness Lodges
February 19, 2014

There’s a month of great skiing and staying left this winter at AMC’s Maine Wilderness Lodges in the heart of the 100-Mile Wilderness. And come spring and summer, make the trek in for some outstanding hiking, canoeing and fly fishing.

2013 was a very good year to be outdoors in Maine and beyond

2013 was a very good year to be outdoors in Maine and beyond
February 15, 2014

Journey with me around Maine, New England and beyond… hiking, hut-to-hut trekking, sea kayaking, camping and more, as I review some of my columns from the PPH/MST Outdoors from 2013.

Weekend to-do: Bradbury Mountain

Weekend to-do: Bradbury Mountain
February 08, 2014

Your weekend needs a little fresh air. Grab a friend or family and get over to Bradbury Mountain. It’s local and has quite a view. You’ll even have time left in the day! And a reason to celebrate with a beer.