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.

1-minute hike: Deboullie Mountain in Deboullie Public Lands

Difficulty: Moderate to strenuous. The hike is 4 miles, out and back, and includes a long stretch of easy walking along the shore of Deboullie Pond, followed by a steep, rocky climb to the top of Deboullie Mountain, with a total elevation gain of about 800 feet. The trail includes several rock staircases but no […]

I’m writing a guidebook to dog-friendly trails!

If you search around the internet, Amazon has already let the cat out of the bag about my next guidebook, “Dog Friendly Hikes in Maine,” to be published by Down East Books in spring of 2019. Also, I’ve mentioned this third guidebook in the many book talks I’ve given throughout Maine this summer. So for […]

1-minute hike: Bald Rock Mountain in Lincolnville

Difficulty: Moderate. The hike is 3.5 miles out and back, with 2.5 miles of that being on a wide, gravel multi-use trail. The other mile of the hike is on the Bald Mountain Trail, which is a typical New England hiking trail, traveling over exposed tree roots and rocks. Climbing gradually up the mountain, the […]