“Barren Mountain is on the Appalachian Trail a little north of Monson, Maine. It’s only 2600′, but has a lot of steep sections through rocks that are unlike what you typically see in the White Mountains. It is 7.6 miles round trip. The views are great and the foliage was remarkable for this late in the year. In addition to… Continue Reading
My Maine This Week
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Land for Maine’s Future (LMF) program, which has protected more than 490,000 acres of land, working waterfronts, and working farms. We encourage you to explore the more than 100 LMF sites throughout Maine, in all 16 counties. Use our Explore Maine Map to help you find a… Continue Reading
Congratulations to Mary Zambello, whose photo of the Presumpscot River Preserve in Portland was the winner of our “30 Years of Land for Maine’s Future” photo contest. Thanks to everyone who entered and everyone who voted. You can see the 12 finalist photos on our Facebook page. The Natural Resources Council of Maine was happy… Continue Reading
“Here’s a picture of Nesuntabunt Mountain rising up from the west shore of Nahmakanta Lake. With its northwest to southeast alignment, Nahmakanta is vulnerable to the prevailing winds, and it is not often that you catch the lake calm like this.” Photo by NRCM member Paul Johnson of Oakland, Maine To see past My Maine This… Continue Reading
“I took this photo looking up the Kennebec River toward Skowhegan from the Great Eddy.” Photo by NRCM member Richard Flanagan of Fairfield, Maine Richard has shared many photos of Maine’s environment with us, and you can see some of them in his “Beauty in the Backyard” slideshow on our My Maine This Week page…. Continue Reading
“This is the beach on the east side of Lake Nahmakanta, where we have enjoyed camping for the last 25 years.” Photo by NRCM member Donna Conkling of Skowhegan, 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.
“As I explored the carriage trails of Acadia National Park for a lunch spot, I found this scenic view of Eagle Lake.” Photo by Tyler Cook of Scarborough, 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.
“The monarchs seem to be doing better this year as we have had several around our house this year.” Photo by NRCM member Sam Horine of Skowhegan, Maine Want to see more photos by Sam and his family? We have a whole series of photos by Sam, his wife, Patricia, and their son, Sam. To… Continue Reading
Enjoy these beautiful summer photos from around Maine, all taken by NRCM member Tom Meredith of Milan, New Hampshire. Do you have gorgeous photos of your favorite Maine spots that you visited this summer? Please share them with us (be sure to include information about where the photo was taken, and your name and town… Continue Reading