Tags : Maine

Off the Beaten Path Near Acadia National Park

Acadia, in Maine, is one of the top 10 national parks in the U.S., with more than 2.5 million visitors annually. Come summer, it’s wall to wall people from Ellsworth to Bar Harbor and everywhere in between.  You might think it would be hard to get off the beaten path here, but not so! For […]Read More

Exploring Down East Maine and Its Amazing Coastline

They call the part of Northeastern Maine up towards the Canadian border “Down East.” And it's a term applied in several different ways. In the narrowest sense, Down East refers to the coast of Maine from Penobscot Bay to the Canadian border, but it is sometimes used as a loose term for the entire eastern portion of the state. Scores, […]Read More

Observations: Don’t Forget About the Mosquitoes!!!

Tonight I am camped at Cobscook Bay State Park in Maine. It is another very beautiful state park right on Cobscook Bay. Despite the fact that there are no hook-ups this is definitely a place I would choose to stay again. Each campsite is off by itself down a rather long driveway, tucked into the […]Read More

RT43: Is Internet Satellite Right for Your RV?

For many, it's important to stay connected – even when we are in our RV in the middle of nowhere and there is no WiFi or a phone signal to take us online. Enter satellite Internet. It allows you to stay connected from just about anywhere you have access to the sky – with a catch or two that […]Read More

A Promise Kept: Our Return to Addison, ME

My last few years of work before retirement were fairly hectic: a government position in times of political and financial crisis. My semiannual vacations were the only times I was truly free of the cares and aggravations of the workplace. We had gotten our Roadtrek in early 2007, and twice a year we would head […]Read More

Dirt, Roads, Covered Bridges & More

Today I broke in my new Roadtrek to 2 new experiences. Due too my crazy GPS, I rode the dirt roads of northern NH. She handled it well and it confirmed that I am getting pretty good at packing and making sure everything is secure before I get on the road. There were some rattles […]Read More