Snowshoeing – Dorthea Dix Park – 1.2.17

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Tips for Packing for Hiking in the Spring

Good morning! I am writing this at the request of my friend Diana.... (Hey girrrrrl!) Packing for your hike can prove to be one of the most challenging aspects, one I feel like I am only beginning to fine tune after years of hiking. I always bring too much stuff and it weighs me down. … Continue reading Tips for Packing for Hiking in the Spring

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

Gulf Hagas Hike – Adventure Date 9.30.15

Hey everyone! It's DD. I am finally getting around to adding some of my FAVORITE stories here. This one is from 2015, when I really first got started with my GoPro and my idea to tell these stories. I also got super brave that year - it's crazy to look back and realize that was … Continue reading Gulf Hagas Hike – Adventure Date 9.30.15

Running Water in Acadia National Park – Fall Adventures

It’s no secret that Acadia National Park is one of our favorite destinations.  Willow has been hiking there since she was a kid thanks to her parents who got her hooked on ocean views and granite ridges at a young age. This story is from Willow, on one of her solo hikes. Even though the options are limitless in … Continue reading Running Water in Acadia National Park – Fall Adventures

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)!

Bald Mountain – Adventure Date 11.25.16

Bald Mountain is maybe the first hike I did when I moved to Maine from Florida (Obviously, this is DD). It's a short but semi-brutal hike with a pretty steep incline straight up because it used to be a ski mountain! You can also drive up but only if you have 4-wheel drive. It's a … Continue reading Bald Mountain – Adventure Date 11.25.16

Grafton Notch State Park – Adventure date 11.6.16

We, (Willow and DD, of course!) were in desperate need of an adventure and fresh air, so we packed a bag, made the perfect trail picnic and headed southwest towards Grafton Notch State Park, located in Newry, Maine. Forgetting about the time change we ended up getting a late start, considering the sun sets at 4 … Continue reading Grafton Notch State Park – Adventure date 11.6.16

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

Black Mountain, Maine – Adventure Date 8.17.12

My friend Ethan and I headed out for a day hike not far from Bangor to get some nice sunshine and views before we had to head to work at the Lucerne Inn. This fit perfectly into our schedule! The trail head is about a 45 minute drive from Bangor, Maine in the Donnell Pond … Continue reading Black Mountain, Maine – Adventure Date 8.17.12