The Traveler Loop

Baxter State Park, like Acadia National Park, is a treasure of the state of Maine. I didn't start spending any quality time in BSP until I was in my 30's (I was obsessed with Acadia in my 20s) and have been making up for lost time any chance I get. I had been hearing about … Continue reading The Traveler Loop


Seawall Campground- Acadia National Park

Winter's long nights give you plenty of time for planning summer adventures and I like to book my weekends well in advance. I recently booked our third year at Seawall Campground in Acadia National Park. This is one of my most anticipated annual trips primarily because its just my son and I- a true test of my single mom … Continue reading Seawall Campground- Acadia National Park

3 Seasons on Moosehead Lake

Hello - it's Willow. I was born and raised in the great state of Maine, and I believe that if you are lucky enough in this life, you will get to spend copious time on a lake in Maine. If you are really lucky, you will get to spend some of that time on Moosehead … Continue reading 3 Seasons on Moosehead Lake

Elk Hair Caddis – Adventures of Jess

Hey, adventurers  - it's Jess here, and I learned about a pretty awesome winter activity recently, and I could not wait to share. We know a lot of you are wondering - can those crazy Mainers come up with even more outrageous winter activities? OF COURSE, WE CAN.  The Elk Hair Caddis. Ever heard of it?? Well - … Continue reading Elk Hair Caddis – Adventures of Jess

Bears in Franconia Notch – Campfire Stories

Hey, everyone! It's Jessica. I have a hilarious story to share from this summer, which has lead us to develop a whole new section for Love Maine Adventures - Campfire Stories!!! (#campfirestories) Camping is a favorite past time for us in Maine - but it doesn't always go as planned. Check out our most recent … Continue reading Bears in Franconia Notch – Campfire Stories

Hiking Mount Blue – Guest Adventurer Jessica D (& dogs)!

Jessica is a dear friend of ours that is one of our tribe. You'll see her on here sporadically as a contributor, and we're thrilled to have her! Check out this amazing summer post featuring her furry friends 🙂 - dd Winter is here and while I’m absolutely enjoying all the white stuff (snowshoeing and … Continue reading Hiking Mount Blue – Guest Adventurer Jessica D (& dogs)!

Hiking in the Moosehead Lake Region

If you've seen my post about camping on Moosehead Lake, you'll know that my family and I have been camping there for almost 5 years and that it's one of my favorite regions in the state.  One of the best parts of camping in this region is the excellent exploring and hiking that abounds. Mount … Continue reading Hiking in the Moosehead Lake Region

Beech Mountain – Adventure Date 9.10.16

My Dad was visiting from Florida, and we'd already had a pretty full day!We'd taken a tour by air - a plane tour of Mount Desert Island in the morning, a tour by sea - a schooner tour of Frenchman's Bay in the afternoon, and we needed to take a tour by land, in order to have done … Continue reading Beech Mountain – Adventure Date 9.10.16

Mud Brook- Lily Bay State Park

  Mud Brook is Lily Bay State Park's group campsite.  Set on a peninsula north of the park, this is a great spot for larger camping crews.  It has all the benefits of the state park, but is a bit more rustic with only one outhouse and no other facilities. After breaking some of the … Continue reading Mud Brook- Lily Bay State Park

Lily Bay State Park

Certainly one of our most beautiful state parks, Lily Bay State Park is located on the northeast shore of Moosehead Lake.  Offering excellent views of Moose Mountain, paddling to Sugar Island and easy access to Kokadjo and nearby hiking, this is a prime location for enjoying all that the Moosehead Lake region has to offer. … Continue reading Lily Bay State Park

Seboomook Wilderness Campground

The Seboomook Wilderness Campground is in the northwest cove of Moosehead Lake, close to the Golden Road and the Canadian border.  We spent time at Seboomook over Labor Day of September of 2012 and 4th of July in 2013 & 2014.  The remote nature and distance from civilization are the best and worst parts of this campground.  Once … Continue reading Seboomook Wilderness Campground

Road Trip down Route One – Destinaton Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse – Adventure Date June 2014