Articles by Jeff Strout

 
Great Wass

Paddle Smart Safety Symposium

By Jeff Strout on Jan. 27, 2013, at 2:24 p.m.
GEAR BOX
Jetboil’s new Sol Ti model (titanium cooking cup); 11.9 ounces; $149.95

Jetboil Sol Ti

By Jeff Strout on Oct. 28, 2011, at 5:45 p.m.
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Robert Causey gets his red Old Town Scout canoe under way at Pushaw Lake’s Gould Landing on his birthday outing last Wednesday.

Birthday wonders and passing time

By Jeff Strout on Oct. 14, 2011, at 3:17 p.m.
Foliage progress state-wide

Western Maine resort towns, Down East coast displaying peak colors

By Jeff Strout on Oct. 13, 2011, at 11:36 a.m.
Las Vegas Ski and Snowboard Resort first to open in country

Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard Resort first ski area to open in U.S.

By Jeff Strout on Oct. 10, 2011, at 10:24 a.m.
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Time to think about colder water and paddling apparel

By Jeff Strout on Oct. 07, 2011, at 5:04 p.m.
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A great weekend in Maine

By Jeff Strout on Sept. 23, 2011, at 5:39 p.m.
To make loading a kayak on the roof of your vehicle, put a non-slip pad on the vehicle, then lift the bow of your boat up to sit on the pad. Next go to the stern, lift and push the boat onto the racks.

Don’t let the rest of the season go by without a good paddle

By Jeff Strout on Sept. 16, 2011, at 2:31 p.m.
Seboeis Lake

Favorite Places in Maine: Seboeis Management Unit

By Jeff Strout on Sept. 14, 2011, at 8:19 p.m.

Down a lazy river

By Jeff Strout on Sept. 09, 2011, at 10:55 p.m.
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Gear Box: Soto’s micro-windscreen

By Jeff Strout on Sept. 07, 2011, at 5:27 p.m.
FAVORITE PLACES
Warren Island State Park

Favorite places in Maine: Warren Island State Park

By Jeff Strout on Sept. 07, 2011, at 5:18 p.m.
Swallowtail Lighthouse on Grand Manan Island's North Head guides mariners into Flagg's Cove and Stanley beach where the ferry terminal is located.

Fog doesn’t do much for the scenery during trip to Grand Manan

By Jeff Strout on Sept. 02, 2011, at 4:09 p.m.
GEAR BOX
Cuisinart GrateLifter Charcoal Grill (model No. CCG-100) $149.99.

Cuisinart GrateLifter

By Jeff Strout on Aug. 31, 2011, at 5:38 p.m.

Great Blue Heron

By Jeff Strout on Aug. 10, 2011, at 5:55 p.m.
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Voyage of the Yellow Banana

By Jeff Strout on Aug. 05, 2011, at 4:24 p.m.
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MicroBites

Gear Box: Microbites from Guyot Designs

By Jeff Strout on Aug. 03, 2011, at 4:50 p.m.
This view from Branch Lake looking north toward Bald Mountain was taken near the narrows that separate the northern and southern portions of the lake situated in Ellsworth.

Favorite Places in Maine: Branch Lake

By Jeff Strout on Aug. 03, 2011, at 4:48 p.m.
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These are the materials you’ll need to fill a gap in a polythelyne kayak hull. The bottle cap was used as a measure and the plastic cup as a mixing bowl.

When you ding your plastic kayak, epoxy can patch it

By Jeff Strout on July 29, 2011, at 7:38 p.m.

Gear Box: Spiderpodium will grab your imagination

By Jeff Strout on July 27, 2011, at 5:54 p.m.