All posts by Aislinn Sarnacki

Aislinn Sarnacki

About Aislinn Sarnacki

Aislinn is a Bangor Daily News reporter for the Outdoors pages, focusing on outdoor recreation and Maine wildlife. Visit her main blog at actoutwithaislinn.bangordailynews.com.

Where in the woods am I? Scopan Mountain

The answer is… Scopan Mountain near Presque Isle in northern Maine. The winner, drawn randomly from all who guessed the location correctly, is Emily Kimball! Enjoy the $50 L.L.Bean gift card, Emily! And thanks to everyone for playing. If you’re interested in joining me, my husband and our dog Oreo on this beautiful hike, stay tuned for the “1-minute hike” […]

‘A Day in the Woods’ event to celebrate forestry, foraging, biking and more

There’s no better time to admire and learn about the forest in Maine! Whether you’re interested in forestry, foraging, fire-tire biking or simply being outdoors and enjoying some music and refreshments, you should check your calendars and consider attending “A Day in the Woods: Forestry Event,” to be host by the Midcoast Conservancy from 8 a.m. to […]

Where in the woods am I? Mount Chase

The answer is…Mount Chase near the town of Patten in northern Maine. The winner, drawn randomly from all who guessed the location correctly, is Saige Purser of Lisbon Falls! Enjoy the $50 L.L.Bean gift card, Saige (cool name)! And thanks to everyone for playing. Come on back next Monday to play again! And if you’re interested in joining me […]

Find an event near you! Great Maine Outdoor Weekend, Sept. 30-Oct. 1

Guided hikes, paddling trips, mushroom identification workshops, rock climbing courses and many other outdoor-themed events have been planned throughout Maine for this fall’s Great Maine Outdoor Weekend, Sept. 30 through Oct. 1, rain or shine. “The weekend is a huge effort to get as many Mainers outside and connected to the great outdoors as possible,” […]