This chain of four evergreen-spiked islands in Frenchman Bay is a short paddle from the village of Bar Harbor.
Our 12 favorite Maine swimming holes are little heralded and sparsely visited, sylvan spots along quiet trails where locals gather when the mercury rises.
Matthew Russ’ painting, Penobscot Bay from Bald Rock Mountain #5, 20˝ x 40˝, oil on canvas, will be given away at our September 1 Art of Giving Gala.
Can you name the island and the peaceful cape where this boat is docked?
Here are some pictures from the 2016 Penobscot Bay Food Cruise, an unforgettable week aboard the schooners Stephen Taber and Ladona.
It took centuries of storm waves to hew Monument Cove’s namesake pillar from the rugged granite cliffs. Still, the improbable-looking monument is “quite ephemeral.”
The finest offerings in the 11 primary food groups of Maine budget dining.
Restaurants, diners, lobster shacks, food trucks, beer. Presenting Maine’s Best Food & Drink selections, including Readers’ Choice winners!
The Jaffa American Colony: Story of History and Revival
There’s something oh-so-inviting about a mountain pond, and few in Acadia are more picturesque than the little spring-fed kettle pond known as The Bowl.
Presenting Maine’s Best Arts & Media selections, including Readers’ Choice winners!