Spring is one of the best times to visit national parks in the United States. The weather is mild, the flowers are in bloom, and the crowds are smaller than during the summer months. Here are ten of the best national parks to visit in the springtime. Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona Spring is the … Continue reading The Top Ten National Parks to Visit in Spring
8 Amazing National Parks for Families
Looking for an affordable, fun, and family-friendly vacation? Visit a national park! We’ve rounded up a list of national parks with kid-friendly hiking, fun activities, and enough adventure for the entire family. Here’s our pick for some of the best national parks for families. Acadia National Park Maine’s Acadia National Park offers several easy hikes … Continue reading 8 Amazing National Parks for Families
The 6 Best National Parks For Winter Fun
It's no secret that America's national parks are the premier outdoor destinations in the US during the summer, but that in-the-know will tell you (or maybe not if they want it to remain a secret) that these amazing places take on a completely new look during the winter. Spectacular prairies becoming cross-country skiing paradises, pristine … Continue reading The 6 Best National Parks For Winter Fun
On and Off the Trail in Acadia: Brook Trout Fishing in Acadia National Park
A good friend of mine – and an incredible fly angler – once told me a story he called the evolution of the fly fisherman: When someone first learns to fish using a fly rod (and the same probably holds true of a spinning rod as well) they’re hell bent on catching a fish, no … Continue reading On and Off the Trail in Acadia: Brook Trout Fishing in Acadia National Park
A November Morning in Acadia National Park
After the tourists have all gone home; after the local shops have closed for the season; after the leaves have shown their brilliant reds, then fallen to the ground; Acadia National Park is still a stunning landscape of peaceful tranquility. Only now, you can truly enjoy the tranquil part. We made one final trip up … Continue reading A November Morning in Acadia National Park
Why April And May Are The Best Months To Visit Acadia National Park
I am very blessed to live in Maine where the mountains and oceans converge. Hiking, camping, canoeing, swimming, biking – you name it and you can probably find me doing it in the summer. It’s all this that makes living in Maine so special! Most weekends in the spring, summer and fall I grab my … Continue reading Why April And May Are The Best Months To Visit Acadia National Park
A “dark hollows” version of Otter Cliffs, Acadia National Park by David Patterson.
It sure did rain last night but all was cozy in my trusted #REI Dome Tent at Blackwoods Campground in Acadia NP!
The summit of Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park all to myself.
This is my new “secret” overlook in Acadia National Park. However it’s technically not in the park but rather land owned by Maine Coast Heritage Trust. There is a new trail being made so I needed to collect GPS data for the Chimani Acadia app update. Can anyone guess where it is?