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ADVENTURES OF AN UNTAMED MAINER

Skate Maine’s Ice Rinks and Ponds

on Jan. 22, 2017, at 5:23 a.m.
PINE TREE WEATHER

A calm, mild Sunday before a messy storm sweeps through Monday night

on Jan. 21, 2017, at 8:51 p.m.
BECOMING...

Becoming a Skier. Getting the most from your lesson.

on Jan. 21, 2017, at 4:17 a.m.
CHECK IN WITH CHARLIE

Messy Monday Night – Tuesday Storm

on Jan. 20, 2017, at 9:49 p.m.
EYE ON MAINE SKIES!

Chinese New Year of the Rooster and Twin Brothers in the Sky

on Jan. 20, 2017, at 1:05 p.m.
SUMMER IN MAINE: KIDS, CAMPS, COMMUNITY

Camperships: Making Camp Accessible to More Kids

on Jan. 20, 2017, at 12:59 p.m.
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Get a sneak-peek look at KELT’s soon-to-be NEW Preserve! Feb. 4

By Becky Kolak on Jan. 19, 2017, at 6:17 p.m.
GOOD BIRDING
Despite their territorial aggressiveness, cardinals sometimes band together in winter, sharing food resources.

Inauguration day, and thoughts turn to cardinals

By Bob Duchesne, Special to the BDN on Jan. 19, 2017, at 4 p.m.
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Nordic skiers take on trails at Quarry Road Trails in Waterville Tuesday.

Outdoor enthusiasts are flocking to growing Waterville trail system

By Aislinn Sarnacki on Jan. 19, 2017, at 3:15 p.m.
IS IT SNOWING YET?

ISF2017

on Jan. 19, 2017, at 12:25 p.m.
MCKAY'S FISHING ADVENTURES

10,000 islands Florida

on Jan. 19, 2017, at 8:58 a.m.
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Tylor Kelly, 23, grooms a snowmobile trail on Feb. 20, 2016, in the Allagash region.

Before hitting the snowmobile trails, leave a plan behind

By John Holyoke on Jan. 19, 2017, at 6:31 a.m.
With winter trips into Maine’s vast woods on many people’s agendas in the coming weeks, the Maine Emergency Management Agency last week shared a reminder: Snowmobilers are among those who ought to file a trip plan before venturing into the frozen forests.
THE VIRTUAL ANGLER

A New Dam Day Dawns At Upper Dam

on Jan. 18, 2017, at 6:47 p.m.
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‘A Fisherman’s Guide to Maine’ author to talk at Orono Library

By oplevents on Jan. 18, 2017, at 3:57 p.m.
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Registrations open for U.S. National Toboggan Championships in Camden

on Jan. 18, 2017, at 3:35 p.m.
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Visitors to Acadia National Park in Maine gather along the shore next to Thunder Hole on Sept. 6, 2016, to watch heavy surf kicked up by the remnants of Hurricane Hermine as the storm blew to the northeast off the coast. Acadia National Park had its busiest year last year in 27 years -- and perhaps ever -- with a record estimate of 3.3 million visits. Bill Trotter|BDN

Acadia smashes park visitation record in 2016

By Bill Trotter on Jan. 18, 2017, at 3:31 p.m.
Maine’s only national park got more than 3 million visits in 2016.
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Guest Speaker: Pat Gallant-Charette – World-Class Open Water Swimmer

By Bill Yeo on Jan. 18, 2017, at 1:49 p.m.
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Guest Speaker: Peter Robbins – Traveling the Silk Road from China to Italy by Bicycle

By Bill Yeo on Jan. 18, 2017, at 1:45 p.m.
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Guest Speaker: Bill Yeo – Film Screening: Bike-Packing Ladakh, India’s Himalaya

By Bill Yeo on Jan. 18, 2017, at 1:40 p.m.
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Guest Speaker: Jonathan White – Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean

By Bill Yeo on Jan. 18, 2017, at 1:30 p.m.