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Whitewater Rafting in Northern Maine

May 11, 2010

If you’re looking for adventure the next time you’re camping in Northern Maine, consider checking out one of the local whitewater rafting companies. My personal favorite is Penobscot Adventuresin Millinocket about an hour north of Bangor.
Penobscot Adventures has some of the friendliest guides in the industry (we had Bob), and after your morning run down the [...]

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Camping in Acadia National Park: Bar Harbor, Maine

May 9, 2010

Known for it’s stunning rockbound coastline, virtually unlimited number of hiking trails, exciting nightlife, and warm coastal charm, Bar Harbor has built a reputation as one of the premier summer vacation hotspots in the country.
Located about 2 1/2 hours up the coast from Portland, ME. Bar Harbor is one of several towns on Mount Desert [...]

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L.L. Bean and Freeport, ME: The Gateway to Your Maine Camping Adventure

May 9, 2010

A camping trip in Northern Maine isn’t complete without first stopping in the historic coastal town of Freeport, ME. Though it was once the center of a flourishing shipbuilding industry, Freeport has reinvented itself into one of the most visited outlet shopping destinations on the East Coast.
The transformation began in 1912 when Leon Leanwood Bean [...]

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Camping on Moosehead Lake in Northern Maine

April 6, 2010

Nearly every spring my old high school buddies and I head out on a 3 to 4 day camping and fishing trip to a remote location in Northern Maine. While this year’s adventure is still a couple of months away, I wanted to reflect on last year’s excursion to the Moosehead Lake Region with the [...]

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