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.

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 […]

1-minute hike: Fly Rod Crosby Trail in the Rangeley Lakes Region

Difficulty: Easy to strenuous, depending on how much of the trail you hike. The trail is currently about 23 miles long, and the plan is for it to grow to be about 45 miles long. Along the way, the trail varies greatly in difficulty and remoteness. Some of the trail follows a flat, smooth, multi-use […]