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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).
For more information on those scenic destinations, go to:
25 beautiful places in Maine on mainetoday.com
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Birding: Food's the thing for a bird's arrival Difference in diet explains why grackles are among the first to show up, well ahead of ruby-throated hummingbirds.
North Cairn: Dandelions, a beautiful scourge
Allen Afield: Bass fishing in Maine -- an experience like no other
John Christie: Numerous campgrounds can provide for summer delights
Hunting: Hunting suffers when landowners deny access
What's Up In June: Summer's coming, and that means the solstice
Mark Latti: Ready for another fight With its population stable, shad promise a challenge for anglers as they fight, run and leap like salmon.
North Cairn: Peace in life's bare necessities
Allen Afield: Hybrid bicycle can be a novice cyclist's best choice
Carey Kish: Before hikers love the trail, the trails will need some love
Hunting: Perhaps gobblers are ignoring what would be last call
Skiing in Maine: Books provide thrills for those unable to play
Acadia's Park Loop Road opens to vehicles today The park's hiking trails are all open except for where peregrine falcons are exhibiting nesting behavior.
New trails for bikes to blaze If the New England Mountain Bike Association's newest chapter gets its way, there'll be new paths from Millinocket to Searsport.
North Cairn: Pulse of life rekindled, renewed
Hunting: Spending turkey season cooped up at home won't be therapeutic
Kid Tracks: Keeping fun as the climb's bottom line
John Christie: Before the tourists arrive, get a hop on summer via your motorcycle
Birding: Osprey numbers taking off again in wake of DDT
Allen Afield: When no fish rise, fly rodders open their creel of tricks
Lake Auburn: Good fishing in troubled water Algae in the lake may be bad for lake trout, but smelt thrive without that predator, and as smelt thrive, so do the salmon – big ones.
Deirdre Fleming: Moose on the move, or with calves in tow, sure to delight lottery fans
North Cairn: The bloom is back on the rose
Canoeing: Clear and craggy charm at Craig Pond
Carey Kish: Politicians can take a hike – and so should you at Acadia National Park
John Christie: It's that first paddle on the Penobscot
Allen Afield: Better start fishing because May flies indeed
Hunting: A wild turkey may just have a mind of its own