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++ Get out (but, like, not too far). We all love and appreciate the positive effects of the Maine outdoors. Hopefully we’ll be back to all kinds of adventuring soon. But for now, press pause. The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry has some great advice: stay close to home, steer clear of busy locations, keep your distance (and stick to walking/hiking with folks from your household). ++

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by: Shannon Bryan

Trail run or easy hike with river views at Dodge Point Preserve in Newcastle

Dodge Point has 6.1 miles of trails and they're all lovely. (But come on, that Shore Trail, with its pine...
by: Shannon Bryan

Peaks Island in the off-season: Battery Steele, quiet streets & a rope swing

Peaks Island is pretty sweet to see, even in the off-season. You can explore Battery Steele, climb the coastal rocks,...
by: Shannon Bryan

Walk the boardwalk, jog the bog at stunning Saco Heath in Saco

The 1-mile trail begins in the woods before the boardwalk begins, winding its way through the trees until the views...
two people walking boardwalk path through bog
by: Shannon Bryan

Walking the bog: Peatland magic and carnivorous plants at 1-mile Orono Bog Boardwalk

Situated on the edge of the Bangor City Forest, the Orono Bog features a one-mile boardwalk loop trail that begins...
Visit Maine - active ways to explore Maine
by: Shannon Bryan

Visit Maine, DO stuff: Hiking, biking, walking, paddling tours to explore the state

Active ways to explore Maine, whether you're visiting Maine for a short time or you live here all year long....
Full moon canoe
by: Shannon Bryan

Full moon hikes, paddles & walks: 6 active things to do under June’s full moon

The full moon is a fine time to be outside - paddling the marsh, hiking a trail, or wandering the...
by: Shannon Bryan

Paddle, run, walk & climb with others: Try these 14 fitness Meetups in Maine

Whether you're looking for fitness pals or people to hike or paddle with, Meetup.com has a lot of options. There...