August 2017

August 2017

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Features

Keepers of the Trail

Visiting the stewards who help make Maine’s stretch of the Appalachian Trail a wilderness experience like no other.

By Kathryn Miles

Beacon of Welcome

For 20 years, Cape Elizabeth’s Beach to Beacon road race has welcomed the world’s elite runners — and locals have opened their homes to them.

By Tristan Spinksi

Prettiest Harbors

It’s time to lay anchor. Our pictorial tribute to the eight port towns and peaceful coves we never tire of gazing at.


Departments

Where in Maine?

Connect

The Mail


North by East

Opinions, Advisories, and Musings from the Length and Breadth of Maine

The Coldest War

Our Oldest Border Skirmish

Down East Dispatches

News You May Have Missed

The Absent Majority

Why Ranked-Choice Voting (Potentially) Matters

Not on Board

Debating Cruise Ships on MDI


Dooryard

Living the Maine Life

Garden

Walk This Way

House

Green and Accessible Living

Making It in Maine

Sabre Yachts Navigates an Industry’s Choppy Waters

Recipe

Grilled Veggie Toasts

Room With a View


Guide

What to Do in Maine This Month

Dining

Vinalhaven’s Salt

Treat

Frappe Sheet: 5 Great Shakes

Art

Painter Linden Frederick


From Our Archives

On the cover: Five Islands in Georgetown by Benjamin Williamson

Additional photos: Douglas Merriam, Jared Kuzia, Brian Fitzgerald, Michael D. Wilson


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