March 20, 2019

Camping Maine’s Warren Island

Text & Photos by Tom RichardsonRemote, 70-acre Warren Island is located 3 miles east of Lincolnville and a stone’s throw from Islesboro’s Grindel Point, making it accessible by both boat and kayak. There is a long pier for dropping off gear and passengers, as well as several courtesy moorings, along the island’s protected eastern shore.Once...
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Off Grid Tools Survival Axe

By Dan Mathers When I received the new survival axe from Off Grid Tools, I couldn’t wait to take it backpacking and see how it held up to life in the wilderness. Unfortunately, that backpacking trip had to be canceled. Even worse, shortly after that my basement flooded. Because of that flood, instead of the survival...
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Hiking Mount Battie, Camden, Maine

Try this terrific, scenic and easy hike in the Camden area.
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Overnight Sensation: Camping in the Boston Harbor Islands

For a super-unique, super-cool camping trip, reserve a site in the Boston Harbor Islands.
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Exploring Millinocket Lake, Maine

This beautiful North Woods lake offers a host of family-friendly activities to pursue. Nine miles west of Millinocket, the former paper-mill town in north-central Maine, is Millinocket Lake (not to be confused with the much more remote Lake Millinocket, just north of Baxter State Park). The nearly pristine waterbody is remarkably free of shoreline development,...
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