GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    I live vicariously through Carey Kish, enjoying his posts about all his outdoor adventures. He and his wife are amazing hikers and adventurers, and Carey has written a number of hiking books. But I’ve got to say, his new book, Maine Mountain Guide, published by AMC… Read More
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    Who knew so many wild plants in Maine’s fields and forests are edible? Well, Tom Seymour does, of course, because he’s been eating them his entire life. The third edition of Tom’s guide, Wild Plants of Maine, is truly amazing. I have his earlier editions, and… Read More
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    I almost didn’t read Sean Poage’s book, The Retreat To Avalon. It’s 450 pages long and a fictional account that takes us back 1500 years. Little did I know how fascinating this could be. Now I am very excited that this turns out to be the… Read More

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GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
The editors of Down East magazine, in their book Best Maine Lobster Rolls, should have titled it Everything You Need (or want) To Know About Maine Lobster Rolls. From the opening section which covers the history of lobster rolls to the last section featuring the 75… Read More
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    Both the House and the Senate voted to override the Governor’s veto of a moose bill, so it will become law. The bill had won the support of the legislature’s Fish and Wildlife Committee, after a lengthy discussion, and was enacted by the House and Senate before the… Read More
LINCOLN– Come for the 5th Annual Redneck Regatta at Prince Thomas Park, Lake St., as part of the Loon Festival. Get your friends, coworkers, club, or challenge someone else to join you for this wacky race of “boats” constructed of cardboard and duct tape. Awards for fastest… Read More
    Join Coastal Mountains Land Trust for our monthly Hike-the-Guide outing on Saturday, July 21 from 9-11 a.m. at the Penobscot Shore Preserve in Prospect. This is our newest and most northern preserve, and the only one to offer access to the Penobscot River. The hike is open to all… Read More