48 Hours in Belgrade

The chain of seven lakes and ponds surrounding Belgrade is the area’s biggest draw, especially during the summer months, when the town’s population doubles with seasonal residents who have discovered its quiet beauty.

Frozen Face-Off

Camaraderie abounds as skaters brave the elements at the annual Maine Pond Hockey Classic

Back to Camp

At Runoia reunions, generations of campers renew lasting friendships.

Belgrade Lakes

When I heard I would be spending a weekend in the Belgrade Lakes I reached out to my old friend, river guide Taylor Steeves. Taylor has always had a passion for the Maine outdoors and a great sense of adventure, … Continue reading

Belgrade Lakes

A vacation from a vacation. Our time in Belgrade Lakes is a welcome weekend of relaxation after a ten-day whirlwind tour of Spain. Friday 2:45 p.m. on the road My husband Byron has to work until the end of the … Continue reading

Belgrade Lakes, Waterville, + Mount Vernon

Photographs + stories by Maine magazine staff   It’s a girls’ weekend in Belgrade Lakes and we are ready with bathing suits, bottles of wine, and a trunk that’s roomy enough to cart back a good antique find. My friend … Continue reading

Belgrade Lakes

48 HOURS-October 2013 Photographs + stories by Maine magazine staff: Emily McConnell   Emily McConnell Assistant Publisher Friday 1:00 p.m. @ Portland I load my luggage, grab a hot dog from a food truck in Portland, and hit the road. This drive … Continue reading