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
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
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
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
When most park visitors think of Acadia National Park, images of exploring Mount Desert Island come to mind. While the vast majority of the park’s lands are located on this scenic island, the Schoodic Woods section of the park, with its newly renovated campgrounds, stunning 10k carriage road loop, and 13k of bike paths, offers … Continue reading Meet Schoodic Woods: The Newest Addition to 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.
Chimani, the leading developer of mobile apps for national parks, is once again celebrating National Park Week by offering all of its iOS and Android apps for national parks for free. Yarmouth, ME (April 17, 2012) - Chimani, LLC announced today that all iOS and Android national park apps will be free in celebration of … Continue reading Chimani to Give Away 1 Million Mobile Apps for National Park Week
Playing with the new augmented reality feature for all the Chimani park apps! This is a view of Otter Point/Cliff from the look-out just south of Blackwoods Campground.
It sure did rain last night but all was cozy in my trusted #REI Dome Tent at Blackwoods Campground in Acadia NP!