1-minute hike: The new Abol Trail, Katahdin, Baxter State Park


Difficulty: Very strenuous. The 3.4-mile trail is steep and extremely rocky. Sections of the trail require hand-over-foot climbing over boulders. The trail leads to the Hunt Trail about 1 mile from Baxter Peak, the summit of Katahdin. Therefore, if hiking to the summit, the hike out-and-back is 8.8 miles. How to get there: Travel on […]

Where in the woods am I? Schoodic Bog Preserve


And the answer is… Schoodic Bog Preserve! The winner, drawn randomly from all who guessed the location correctly, is Richard Brey of Lamoine! Enjoy the $50 L.L.Bean gift card, Richard. And thanks to everyone for playing. Come on back next Monday to play again! And if you’re interested in this beautiful place, stay tuned for the “1-minute hike” video, photos […]