2083 Results for "maine"

From Georgia to Maine: Five Months with Six Kids on the AT

From Georgia to Maine: Five Months with Six Kids on the AT

When I tell people I am hiking the AT this year, some people want to know more about the hike. Others think it's crazy, especially when I tell them I'm...

Jan 17, 2020 : Kelly Hodgkins
Proposed Power Line Expansion Casts Shadow Over AT, Maine Woods

Proposed Power Line Expansion Casts Shadow Over AT, Maine Woods

The battle over a proposed power transmission line is looming large in the Maine North Woods as environmental and sporting groups join towns in the line's path to oppose the...

Dec 8, 2019 : Hugh Owen
Appalachian Trail State Profile: Maine

Appalachian Trail State Profile: Maine

Two hundred and eighty-two miles of adventure are sandwiched between New Hampshire’s Mount Success and Katahdin, the revered Northern Terminus of the Appalachian Trail. Many hikers consider Maine to

Dec 4, 2019 : Kelly Floro
Maine Motivation

Maine Motivation

As I look forward to this daunting adventure, I can’t help but address the dark thought in the back of my head, one of the worst words in the English...

Dec 1, 2019 : Caleb Bess
The Maine Event: Why Maine Is So Tough for NOBO Hikers

The Maine Event: Why Maine Is So Tough for NOBO Hikers

"Started From The Bottom, Now We're Here" - Drake After four months and three weeks of hiking, The Sauce and I arrived to the final state line of our journey---New...

Sep 24, 2019 : Aidan Tierney
#2 The Rest of Maine

#2 The Rest of Maine

"You plant a garden one flower at a time. You write a book one word at a time, clean a closet one shelf at a time, run a marathon one...

Sep 23, 2019 : Diana Corzine
Breaking Ground: The Long Trail North of Maine Junction

Breaking Ground: The Long Trail North of Maine Junction

New Territory After turning left at Maine Junction, against my leftover AT instincts, the trail immediately took on a new persona. A rougher, obviously less traveled dirt path sometimes hidden...

Sep 16, 2019 : Erica Notini
Embracing Lower Miles: Humbled by Southern Maine

Embracing Lower Miles: Humbled by Southern Maine

Out the gate of the 100-Mile Wilderness I did some big miles. Eighteen to 25 miles happened every coupleof  days. I tried to keep this going through into Caratunk, over...

Aug 9, 2019 : Mike Joyce
AT Hiker Found Dead in Tent Near Trail in Maine

AT Hiker Found Dead in Tent Near Trail in Maine

The body of an Appalachian Trail hiker was found in his tent near the trail in Maine on Monday, Aug. 5, two days after he was reported missing by his...

Aug 6, 2019 : Hugh Owen
Out of Magical Maine and into New Hampshire

Out of Magical Maine and into New Hampshire

After almost a month in Maine, I am in New Hampshire! Woot woot! It really feels like I did something, like I am doing something. For southbound hikers, the satisfaction...

Aug 1, 2019 : Savannah Fredericks