Mount Desert Island

Mount Desert Island

Photographs + stories by Maine magazine staff At the top of Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park, my fiancé and I pass by cars with license plates from across the country and move through groups of people speaking different languages. … Continue reading

Stargazing Lookouts

by Kelly Clinton | Photograph by Trent Bell   In the dense forests, out on the ocean or in the middle of a lake on a boat, lie on your back and look up—Maine’s night sky swarms with stars. This … Continue reading

Cross-Country Skiing + Snowshoe Trails

  Throughout the state, trails wind through forests, uphill to views, downhill to base; they extend over bridges and snake alongside streams. As temperatures dip and snow spills over the state, trails serve a new purpose: cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. … Continue reading

The Gifts of Acadia

Recollections from Eileen Rockefeller and what her family found in Maine   Eileen Rockefeller, the youngest child of David and Peggy Rockefeller and the author of the book Being a Rockefeller, Becoming Myself, did not make me feel a fool for referencing The … Continue reading

Mount Desert Island

48 HOURS-August 2013 Photographs + stories by Maine magazine staff: Katy Kelleher + Guest writer Karen Watterson   Katy Kelleher Online Editor On Friday afternoon, I meet one of my oldest friends and we greet each other like the kids we once … Continue reading