With wide-open landscapes, pristine lakes, and a rich culture and history, the Saint John Valley provides inexhaustible options for weekend trips to Maine’s northern corner.
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Every day we comb through our Instagram feed to find images from followers documenting our state. On Instagram we share a capture of the day, and each month in Maine magazine we highlight one of those photos.
I pack for a winter weekend and head towards Maine’s northernmost territory—the County, where the first snowfall of the year is beginning to cover the trails.
When an Air Force Base moved out from one of the most rural corners, Maine School of Science and Math moved in and young ambition followed. The lesson becomes visceral during a drive to Aroostook County to visit the Maine … Continue reading
May 2015 By: Kelly Clinton Photography: Peter Frank Edwards Fred Michaud, scenic byways coordinator for the Maine Department of Transportation, explains to be called a byway, routes have to be scenic, of course, but also have to have cultural, … Continue reading
In the North Maine Woods we join the (scout) pack and start paddling.
I am heading up I-95 to spend the weekend in Aroostook County. I bring my dad along; he has snowmobiled all over Maine, and he knows what’s what when it comes to trail riding. As we climb north, way north, … Continue reading
Snowmobiling in the St. John Valley Ripping across a frozen lake at 60 miles per hour on a gas-powered machine roughly the size of a large pony. It helped that on the lake we were riding across—Eagle Lake in … Continue reading
TRAVEL – January 2014 By Sandy Lang Photographs by Peter Frank Edwards This part of vast Aroostook County can quickly turn into a winter wonderlandespecially at a Swedish-style lodge and trails situated more northerly than Montreal, and practically due east … Continue reading