“This photo was taken last fall while riding my usual bike route on the bridge over the Muddy River that feeds into Merrymeeting Bay in Topsham. I crossed the bridge and realized that I couldn’t tell the difference between the sky and water, the light was stunning, and was changed a few minutes later.” Photo by Read More
“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 Read More
This photo, “Spruce Bones,” was taken at Mosquito Head in Martinsville, Maine by NRCM member Steve Cartwright of Tenants Harbor, Maine. Thanks, Steve! 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.
“I took this photo while on a walk with the pups. This breathtaking view of Wilson Lake is just steps from our house.” Photo by Lucy Wess of Wilton, 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. Read More
Hiking Above the Clouds. “This photo was taken on Saddleback Mountain in Sandy River Plantation, Franklin County, Maine on October 23, 2017.” Photo by NRCM member Jeff Toothaker of Winthrop, 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.
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 Read More
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 Read More
Gerard Monteux of Hancock, Maine is a regular contributor to our My Maine This Week feature, as well as our Nature of Maine calendar. If you are in the Ellsworth area, be sure to stop by his gallery, Monteux Gallery, to see more of his spectacular photography! This slideshow offers some amazing wildlife and scenic Read More
“Here are a few photos from a recent trip to Baxter State Park. The photos were taken from Chimney Pond and from the summit of Baxter and Hamlin Peaks.” —Photos by NRCM supporter Kevin Hardwick of Wiscasset, Maine To see past My Maine This Week photos, or to submit a photo of your own to be Read More