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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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Straight ahead, Unity to Belfast An envisioned hiking trail comes into sharper focus.
Dierdre Fleming: Birding is a passion the world over With 1,600 species of birds in Ecuador, the country is a tremendous birding destination.
North Cairn: Puppy’s already long in the tooth It’s my task to retrieve a retriever’s teeth
Herb Wilson: Snowy owls wise to winter in Maine Food availability is everything to bird populations.
Bob Humphrey: Homework makes a better hunter It helps to know what your quarry is doing when the weather turns cold
John Christie: A gift guide for skiers and snowboarders A practical list of good ideas for winter sports enthusiasts
Allen Afield: Let winter fly by preparing for fishing season It’s time to tie one on.
This year, Sebago Derby vows no cancellation Maine’s biggest ice fishing derby has been canceled the last two years due to a lack of ice, but organizers say they're forming a Plan B.
York’s the happiest of hunting grounds The herd’s healthy and the tagging stations are busy.
Deirdre Fleming: The way life should be begins outdoors
North Cairn: Listen carefully for seasonal sounds of silence Quietude still there for the pursuing.
John Christie: An avalanche of support for Camden Snow Bowl Local voters invest in its sustainability.
Hunting: Call of the wild heard in any season There are still deer and birds to be bagged and tagged.
Carey Kish: A leg up for going the distance Author/hiker Dan Feldman writes the book on long-distance hiking.
Allen Afield: Take a powder after putting away the bow, rifle Muzzleloader season is just beginning.
Deirdre Fleming: Most prevalent wetland bird goes missing in Maine But biologist hopes citizen scientists can answer a call to duty.
North Cairn: So many thanks worth the giving
What's Up in December: No keeping the sun down After the solstice, the days will grow longer.
Hunting: A good hunter is foremost a good sport
Birding: That Thanksgiving bird is a complex creature
Josh Christie: Maine ski areas were busy in off-season From base lodge facilities to new terrain, there are a lot of improvements for skiers to enjoy.
Allen Afield: There is richness in eating a poor man’s meal A simple receipe for satisfying any taste.
In Falmouth, a modern network of mountain biking trails beckons The mountain bike community pitches in to build and maintain 45 miles of trails.
North Cairn: Smoke gets in your eyes and mind The scent of winter is arriving.
Deirdre Fleming: Hunting in Maine more challenging than Wisconsin But Ryan Schweitzer, home from college, bags a trophy from a tree stand using his boyhood lessons.
Hunting: Let your prey be recycled on the fly
Carey Kish: The autumn pace of an Acadia hike With the tourists gone, a great hike becomes greater.
Allen Afield: Deer cutting shouldn’t be a lost art