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25 beautiful places in Maine
Maine sure is pretty - and it isn't hard to find an amazing destination within the borders of our gorgeous state. But just in case you need some suggestions, the above slideshow features 25 good-looking places in Maine (and they even look great all year long).
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Northern Maine's Can-Am sled dog race tests mushers, canines Teams contend with subzero temperatures and more than 250 miles of varied Aroostook County terrain in their race for the 2014 crown in Fort Kent.
Deirdre Fleming: What goes best with pancakes? Maine maple syrup and outdoor recreation Maine Maple Sunday is the fourth Sunday of March.
Volunteers help biathlon championships run smoothly Nearly 500 volunteers participated in the recent IBU youth/junior worlds in Presque Isle.
Allen Afield: In March we unlock our hare-trigger finger The season ends March 31.
Carey Kish: Whiskey in the jar’s worth a long hike St. Patrick’s Day and hiking are an ideal mix.
John Christie: Maine merits medal for contributions to skiing Our state’s role was even visible at Sochi.
Minnesota fisherman hooked by senseless rules It’s another story of the big one that got away – or was taken away by overzealous game wardens.
Baa, baa, birthing season at Wolfe’s Neck Farm The annual lamb watch attracts volunteers.
Allen Afield: A young hunter gives hope as he continues traditions Zachery McKinney, 12, has a quiet confidence as he learns from his grandfather Bill Woodward.
Josh Christie: The eastern side of Sugarloaf is a delight From the sunrise to the terrain, it’s a wonder for skiers.
Herb Wilson: Now for the roost of the story Birds may share their warmth to survive winter.
Maine bid to outlaw bear baiting will be in national spotlight The fate of a November ballot measure to bar use of food, hounds and traps in a hunting state like Maine will be watched closely by hunters, wildlife advocates and animal-rights groups.
Former Maine sportsmen's lobbyist Smith shows a gentler side George Smith's essay collection celebrates his heritage.
Deidre Fleming: National park may be in the making The North Maine parkland is open for recreation.
Maine smelt camps having bad season Along the Kennebec River, operators report an inexplicable shortage of the once-teeming fish species.
Carey Kish: It’s time to step up to the 1,000-mile challenge Country Walker magazine issues an ambitious challenge that is well worth the effort.
John Christie: A pleasant run sparks a vivid downhill reverie There is so much to remember, and cherish, after a lifetime of strapping on skis.
Ken Allen: It’s hard for a hunter to go by the book There are ambiguities aplenty in DIF&W publications.
Bernie Reim: What’s up in March? Mars appears bigger and brighter.
Anglers spot opportunity for women in fly fishing
‘Big idea’ scores with Little Lyford Pond Camps The Appalachian Mountain Club bought Little Lyford Pond Camps 10 years ago, and attendance has boomed.
North Cairn: Dog days of winter drag on Yet the golden retriever relishes the season.
Herb Wilson: Songs of spring on the wing As days grow longer, the woods grow louder.
Mark Latti: Fly Fishing Film Tour may leave you hooked Attendance helps promote Maine’s fisheries.
Kid Tracks: Bald Pate Mountain worth the ascent There’s kid- and dog-friendly hiking in South Bridgton.
Josh Christie: Maine’s connection to Winter Olympics has a rich history John Litchfield, out of Edward Little High, was the first – being named a U.S. Olympian in 1940.
Maine’s Sebago Lake derby gets back on track The ice fishing contest draws a crowd for the first time in three years.