A young family of tenderfoots finds a gentle introduction to the North Woods at a cozy backcountry lodge.
Hundreds of military planes crashed in Maine during World War II, including 48 that resulted in fatalities. Wreckage is still scattered in the North Woods, on mountain slopes and lake bottoms, and off the coast. Aviation archaeologist Peter Noddin is on a mission to document the site of each crash — and to honor those who died.
The northern forest is at the height of its glory this time of year. Afraid you’ll miss the chance to see it? View our photo gallery.