Down East August 2014

August 2014

The table of contents from the August 2014 issue of Down East.


Maine’s Scenic 60

As we celebrate our 60th anniversary , we salute – in no particular order – the state’s most breathtaking sights.

Black Bear Politics

In Maine, there’s more than one way to kill a black bear – for now.

Maine’s Best Lobster Roll

We found the best Maine lobster roll of 2014 – plus a few runners-up, more noteworthy rolls, and a recipe from chef Sam Hayward.

0.02 Acres of Heaven

Got an Airstream and a couple of Adirondack chairs? Come with us to Libby’s Oceanside Camp in York Harbor.


Where in Maine?

Can you identify this town?

Editor’s Note

No place like Home

Letters to the Editor

What You Said

Your Maine

What is Maine’s most beautiful place?

Making Tracks

Bicycling is on the rise, but a spate of road-rage incidents and accidents suggests that Maine is lagging when it comes to cultivating a bike-friendly culture.

What’s in a Picture

Wish You Were Here

My Maine

The Jump


An Eye for Eagles


Emerald Oasis


The Dock House

Making It in Maine


Room With a View

The Long and Short of August


What to Do in Maine This Month

August Calendar

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