GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
      Given that I have ALS and expect to be in a wheelchair soon, Mitch Sturgeon’s book, Enjoying the Ride, was inspiring. At the age of 35, Mitch’s mother broke her neck and was paralyzed. The family, which lived in Lincoln, Maine, was told… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
      Peter Lowell, the long-time leader of the Lakes Environmental Association, is leading an ambitious project to expand our protection of Maine waters. I attended one of their meetings and was impressed with the participants and discussion. During that meeting, which focused mostly on invasive plants,… Read More
ACT OUT WITH AISLINN
Difficulty: Easy to moderate. Snorkeling does require some gear and comfort swimming. In Phillips Lake, the water is clear and there are small islands where you can beach your boat while snorkeling. Use caution while in deep water, keeping an eye out for motor boats, sailboats, jet skis… Read More
    ACT OUT WITH AISLINN
    I was watching television with my dog, Oreo, late last Friday night when I heard a strange sound coming from outside — a sort of shrieking that I’d never heard before but was undoubtedly the call of wild animal. Without hesitation I grabbed my camera and headed out… Read More

Outdoors Blogs

GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
  Maine anglers should be aware the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is proposing to change fishing rules on a number of Maine waters. Proposals range from changing the lower protected slot on lake trout in Sebago Lake from 23… Read More
BLUE HILL –Blue Hill Heritage Trust (BHHT) has received a 2018 AARP Community Challenge grant as a community partner in the Age-Friendly Coastal Communities regional initiative coordinated by Healthy Peninsula, a community health organization in Blue Hill, with additional assistance from the Blue Hill Peninsula Chamber of Commerce. … Read More
    DOVER-FOXCROFT — Aislinn Sarnacki, Bangor Daily News reporter and author of “Family Friendly Hikes in Maine” and “Maine Hikes Off the Beaten Path” will visit the Thompson Free Library 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, at 186 East Main St. She will share her favorite hikes in the region and bring… Read More