Ledge Falls, Medway – Easy to Reach Swimming and Fishing Spot

Just outside of East Millinocket I noticed Ledge Falls on my DeLorme Atlas when planning a visit to Gauntlet Falls recently (map 43).  Since it was on the way, I figured we would check it out!  I was surprised to notice that these are not very big “falls” at all.  I’m sure they sound like … Read more

Maine’s Top 6 Wildest Canoe & Kayak Trips

Allagash Wilderness Waterway If you love peace, quiet, and incredible wild beauty, you’ll love the Allagash Wilderness Waterway.  This ancient canoe route runs from south to north through 92 miles of untamed beauty.  We had the opportunity to experience this wild adventure in 2016.  We planned on making it a 7-10 day trip but finished … Read more

Ten Minutes of Maine: Ripogenus Gorge, West Branch Penobscot River, T3 R11

Watch the beauty and power of the Penobscot River roar through Ripogenus Gorge in the fall.  This gorge is a mile long with up to 240 foot vertical walls.  The gorge is easily accessible by dirt road (Golden Road).  Look closely on the upper right area of ledge and you will see a fly fisherman … Read more

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