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Amy Paradysz

Amy Paradysz is a "Scene & Heard" columnist for the Portland Press Herald and a "Seen" photographer for She edits everything from proposal bids to blogs to cookbooks--and verbally edits everything she drives by.

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Posted: August 29, 2018

Dippin’ spots: 5 swimming holes to hit before it’s too late

Written by: Amy Paradysz

Summer over? No, nope, not at all. These last weeks before the solstice are prime time for squeezing in a few more quick dips or even another full beach day or two, a leap into a swimming hole or a tubing adventure. Sure, the water is cooler than it was in August. But, according to National Weather Service data, water temps in the Greater Portland area are higher in September than in June. So, take the plunge!


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