A Ride on the Wild Side
Whitewater rafting, according to those who’ve tried it, delivers the biggest thrill for the money in Maine. By Michael T. Kinnicutt.
The Bed-and-Breakfast Craze
Homeowners around the state are rolling out the red carpet. By James P. Brown.
Plight of the Least Tern
Besieged by beachgoers, the “sea swallow” digs in for a last stand. By Elizabeth Cary Pierson.
Schooner Boom Down East
Three new passenger ships chart novel cruising courses. By Jay Paul.
On Damariscotta Lake
An eight-page color portfolio captures one man’s “golden pond”. Photographs by Joe Devenney.
In the Wake of Thoreau
A classic author is guide for a classic trip on the Allagash. By George T. Peck.
A Family Affair
Artist William Gilchrist drew inspiration from his own hearth. By William David Barry.
Making It In Maine
Three more success stories from the Pine Tree State.
Room With A View
I would like to erase from my mind the memory of the chipmunk who despised rain and whom I permitted to come into the house during storms, only to have it move in as a permanent guest. By Caskie Stinnett.
Down East Bookshelf
E.B. White: A Biography by Scott Elledge
North by East
Opinions, advisories, and musings from the length and breadth of Maine.
Along the Waterfront
Dunlop Reaches Mid-Pacific
Stiffer Rules for Atlantic Salmon Scheduled
Unseen ‘Things’ on a Maine Vacation
Cover: “Picnic at Whaleboat Isle” (33″ x 41″), oil on canvas, by John Muench. The artist, a resident of Freeport, is represented by Hobe Sound Galleries North, in Portland, and Associated American Artists, in New York City.