Learn to climb Acadia's cliffs
The Great Chimney is not, as its name might suggest, something Santa shimmies up and down every Christmas Eve.
Experience coastal Maine from the air
An unforgettable journey over the rugged shores, mountain peaks and isolated islands of the Acadia National Park area awaits visitors to Acadia Air Tours.
Kayak Maine's rugged shore
There’s a spot on the coast of Ironbound Island where the cliffs don’t quite fit together.
Explore Acadia's pathways
Ellen Dohmen spots a clover patch to the left of the Valley Trail on Beech Mountain. She stops and plucks a few leaves to smell.
Relax at a remote lodge
Where can you go to get away from it all, even if you already live in a place like Bar Harbor where other people flock to do just that? How about looking for a Maine deeper in?
By James Cormier The celestial wonders of June arrive late as we experience the year’s shortest nights. Let’s begin our tour of the night sky. […]
BAR HARBOR — The Barn Arts Collective, the arts group based in Bass Harbor, will perform “We Run the Ship,” a make-your-own adventure musical, at […]
Maine’s slogan: “The Way Life Should Be,” sounds a bit romantic until one meets the Fishers in Prospect Harbor. They are the poster family for […]
Sixteen years ago this summer, Lance Meadows came to Maine to work on a schooner. A native of the Midwest — “I grew up in […]
Bar Harbor’s historic Criterion Theatre recently reopened following a $1 million-plus renovation that has brought back much of the landmark Art Deco building’s original 1930s […]
If you want to grow a beautiful flower garden, you must order several subscriptions to The Ellsworth American print edition. Avid gardener Letha Wood, who […]
“Flexit Café & Bakery,” the new café inside the orange-and purple-trimmed Maine Grind building, has a growing number of folks meeting and flocking there for […]
Wes Ellington has nothing against other craft brewers, but his mission in life these days is to create beers that are different than theirs. “I […]