Learn to fly, photograph, and edit with Isaac Crabtree, of North Woods Aerial and Down East Adventures.
The Olympic biathlete comes home — and hits the trails.
Maine's immense northernmost county is a braaap-er’s delight. Here's what you need to know.
Maine is a cross-country skier’s Shangri-La, and this list of our favorite Nordic destinations proves it.
Local shops abound in Maine's retail mecca.
Winter ain’t here yet! Pick the right last-gasp weekend getaway and you can still get out and play before the snow flies.
A categorical ranking of all 65 of Maine lighthouses, inspired by the 10th anniversary of Maine Lighthouse Day.
An autumn ramble through western Maine's backwoods and back roads.
Maine’s southern coast offers the American summer vacation at its beach-blanket best. Grab a towel and come with us.
When staff photographer Benjamin Williamson wants to shoot Maine at its most essential, he hops the ferry for Monhegan, 10 miles out to sea, year-round population about 60. We asked him a few of his favorite places to set up a tripod.
We asked some of Maine’s most seasoned boatmen (and women) about their most memorable moments from lives spent on the water.
The Great Maine Scavenger Hunt is back, sending Down East readers out to explore all 35,385 square miles of Maine — from mountains to sea, from potato fields to city streets — in pursuit of the best Maine summer ever.