Step Falls near Grafton Notch State Park Step Falls is one of my favorite places to visit any time of year in Maine. The hike to the falls is an easy 20-25 minutes (0.6 miles) and is perfect for families. The lower falls are an easy hike and the last section of the upper fallsContinue Reading Step Falls, Newry Maine: Great Family Waterfall Hike
2017 Maine Foliage Fall is here in Maine and what better time to grab your camera and explore the wild, scenic beauty of the state! This is a great time of year to go hiking, camping, paddling, biking or take a road trip and enjoy the colorful scenery as the leaves change across the state.Continue Reading Check out the 2017 Maine Foliage Report!
Just off Route 11 between Millinocket and Brownville Junction I recently visited the North Maine Woods to find two fantastic waterfalls: Gauntlet Falls and Mud Gauntlet Falls. Most people only visit Gauntlet Falls, but I noticed DeLorme shows Mud Gauntlet Falls just below Gauntlet and decided to check it out. I hear Gauntlet Falls isContinue Reading Gauntlet Falls & Mud Gauntlet Falls, Jo-Mary Road in the North Maine Woods
Just outside of East Millinocket I noticed Ledge Falls on my DeLorme Atlas when planning a visit to Gauntlet Falls recently (map 43). Since it was on the way, I figured we would check it out! I was surprised to notice that these are not very big “falls” at all. I’m sure they sound likeContinue Reading Ledge Falls, Medway – Easy to Reach Swimming and Fishing Spot
An Incredible Natural Wonder I took some time this past weekend to head north and spend some time in the shadows of Katahdin Mountain. My first adventure took me to the Debsconeag Ice Cave, which is definitely worth the trip! This is a moderate hike and takes just about half an hour to hike onceContinue Reading Debsconeag Lake Wilderness Area: Explore the Ice Cave! [with Driving Directions]