Category Archives: Field Notes

Orono Bog Boardwalk to reopen July 24


The Orono Bog Boardwalk will open for its twelfth season at 7 a.m. Thursday, July 24, according to a press release sent out today by Orono Bog Boardwalk Director Jim Bird. A special ceremony celebrating the completion of the first phase of the boardwalk’s reconstruction and the official reopening will be held at noon that […]

Where in the woods am I?


Instead of hiking, my main activity for the weekend was mountain biking. So for a change of pace, I’ve decided to feature some of the biking trails I explored while on a grand outdoor adventure in western Maine in my column this week. See if you recognize where we were biking in the following photos and […]