Another year, another Down East Best of Maine Readers’ Choice poll. Some 5,000 of you cast a ballot this year, and you’re an opinionated bunch. The results include some newcomers in their categories and some stalwart shoo-ins that just can’t seem to lose.
Everyone has a different idea of the perfect Maine summer. Here’s an excerpt from our summer planner, listing four beaches you may not have visited yet.
A young family of tenderfoots finds a gentle introduction to the North Woods at a cozy backcountry lodge.
Our May issue includes an oversized guide to Maine’s busiest season, so everyone can pick and plan their perfect summer itinerary. Keep the kids entertained with these six kid-friendly day trips.
Our May issue includes an oversized guide to Maine’s busiest season, so everyone can pick and plan their perfect summer itinerary. With so many to choose from, we’ve given you 10 great spots to snap your perfect Maine photo.
Join us for a road trip amid the fishing villages, blueberry barrens, and miles of wild coastline along the Bold Coast Scenic Byway.
The East Coast’s only national park boasts some of the country’s best Nordic skiing, snowshoeing, and sightseeing.
Maine’s mom-and-pop community hills have a charm that the biggies can’t match.
Much of Maine goes into hibernation in winter. Indeed, in some parts of the state, entire villages become virtual ghost towns. Not Fort Kent.
Islesford and Great Cranberry Island face the Atlantic — and the future — side by side. By Virginia M. Wright / Photographed by Douglas…
In a world that’s changing with lightning speed (or so it can seem), Searsmont retains the sweet, timeless air of a country town.
Transform an ordinary lighthouse visit into an all-day coastal getaway. Start here, with five unique daytrips perfect for a late-summer Saturday by the sea.