Tried and True

At the L.L.Bean product testing lab, goods are pushed to the extreme

48 Hours in Freeport

While Freeport is known for its numerous retailers, the town also boasts a wide variety of options for experiencing the outdoors, from coastal walking trails to agricultural tours to kayaking.

Embracing Maine’s Outdoors in a Pandemic

Maine magazine's new columnist Bill Green reflects on his long career in front of the camera and the role of the outdoors today

Love Letters to Maine | Tim Glidden

OK, Maine. Let’s get the hard part out of the way fast: I was born in Pampa, Texas. Never heard of it? You’re not alone. Woody Guthrie once lived in Pampa, so it must have some redemptive qualities. I stuck … Continue reading

Lobster Days of Summer

Welcome to your classic Maine guide to afternoon fun outside: A lobster bake how-to, summer cocktail recipes, “red snappers” and other Maine must-haves, lawn games, and backyard camping. It’s high time for the berries and boats, cookouts and lazy days, … Continue reading

Over the River and Through the Woods

A tiny cabin on the Crooked River in western Maine becomes a quiet oasis for a pair of New York transplants

Navigating the North

An aerial tour of the North Maine Woods gives one couple a new perspective

Insider Picks

For this month’s Covet, we reached out to our partners at L.L.Bean to suggest a few of their favorite pieces to our Maine readers. As you’ve likely heard often, summer will be looking a little different this year. With that … Continue reading