Rangeley's lost trout, the Mooselook Wobbler, and Bass vs. Brookies.
'When winter finds Maine,' the author writes, 'it forcibly exacts from anyone, or anything, any complacency that has formed during the summer and fall.'
Author John Christie shares memories of the mountain and asks you to do the same here.
The magic of the Internet is, of course, the amount of information it puts at our fingertips and the level of interactivity it encourages. For people with a legitimate interest and need to access data and communicate with others, the Web is a godsend. Unfortunately, for some it's also a way to lower the level of any interaction to that of, say, late-night barroom humor. Take, for instance, the report
Down East's editors consider the impact Pluto's delisting has on Maine, the challenge of using an iPhone during a Maine winter, and the newest snowboard park in Portland, among other things.
An ambitious new lodge and trail system near Kingfield is betting hikers and skiers are looking for luxurious accommodations.
As I write, it is Monday December 3rd, and the first big snow of the year. Eric called early in the morning from Bethel, as delighted as a little child. It takes a lot to make a seventeen-year old get all bubbly. The promise of a foot of fluffy snow does it.
Such is rarely the weather of islands.