“Here are two photos from a trip paddling on Pemadumcook Lake and hiking in Baxter State Park. —Photos by NRCM member Peter Simmons of Brunswick, Maine. To see past My Maine This Week photos, or to submit a photo of your own to be featured on our website, please visit www.nrcm.org/our-maine/my-maine-this-week.
Wendy Weiger is a physician who left the halls of academe for the wilds of northern Maine. The Maine Woods have become her home, step by step and paddle stroke by paddle stroke, as she’s journeyed thousands of miles up mountains and down rivers—often traveling solo—in all seasons. She lives in Greenville, at the southern Read More
“The first photo is of Northern Island and clouds reflected in the calm waters of Tenants Harbor, where I’ve had many happy times starting at age four, when I sailed there on the family sloop. A campaign is under way to buy and protect neighboring High Island in Tenants Harbor, with help from Maine Coast Read More
Beauty in the Back Yard “The motif for this selection is that all these photos were taken on our property. Our ‘back yard’ consists of some sixty-five acres of meadow and woods, bordered by Martin Stream and located in North Fairfield. The farmhouse dates to the 1790s. Neighbors still take the hay every summer. After almost thirty years, Read More
These photos were sent to us by NRCM member John Hinckley of Richmond, Vermont. The sunset was take from the Caucomgomoc Lake dam in Piscataquis County looking northwest. The storm cloud sailing one was taken Read More