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10 Best Outdoor Fall Activities in Maine

10 Best Outdoor Fall Activities in Maine
Maine is filled with exciting outdoor activities no matter the season, but in the fall visitors experience Maine at one of its most glorious times of…
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WATCH: Friendly otter greets kayaker

WATCH: Friendly otter greets kayaker
  While kayaking at Moss Landing in Monterey Bay, a group of paddlers were visited by a brave and curious otter. The little critter…
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Deer Rifles—How to Choose The Perfect Gun

Deer Rifles—How to Choose The Perfect Gun
It is fall, which means that the leaves are changing and gun writers are doing articles on the “Great American Deer Rifle.” Picking out a…
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Paddle Your Way To See The Best Fall Colors

Paddle Your Way To See The Best Fall Colors
It’s hard not to get a scenic vista when you’re paddling. Throw in the changing colors of autumn, however, and you’re in for a real…
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2018 Deer Forecast: Big Opportunities (and Bucks) Await Hunters

2018 Deer Forecast: Big Opportunities (and Bucks) Await Hunters
Despite facing many challenges, deer hunters across the country have good reason to expect big things from the 2018-’19 season. Whitetails,…
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ATV Riding--How To Avoid Confrontations On The Trail

ATV Riding--How To Avoid Confrontations On The Trail
Autumn is one of the best times to take to the trail on your ATV or UTV to catch the fall colors and enjoy game viewing at its best. But you’ll…
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Scent Control—How To Create A Strategy To Fool More Deer

Scent Control—How To Create A Strategy To Fool More Deer
Whitetail hunters, especially bowhunters, can generally be divided into two factions when it comes to scent control. The first are the devout,…
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Shoot Your Way To Catching More Crappies

Shoot Your Way To Catching More Crappies
Crappie fishing is often associated with open water, cane poles, live minnows and brush piles, but by the time autumn arrives the popular panfish…
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WATCH: Rabbit escapes cat, immediately regrets it

WATCH: Rabbit escapes cat, immediately regrets it
  In a backyard in Brush Prairie, Washington, a person discovered a cat proudly bringing home a rabbit in its mouth. When it sees an opening,…
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Fall Foraging in the Northwest and Beyond

Fall Foraging in the Northwest and Beyond
It’s September, and the coming of fall equals an abundance of autumnal harvest…in the woods. Foraging is currently all the rage at top…
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Best Fall Camping Adventures To Do Right Now!

Best Fall Camping Adventures To Do Right Now!
It’s mid-September, and instead of sitting in bumper to bumper traffic awaiting your turn at the Yosemite National Park  entry gate,…
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WATCH: Girl wrangles giant catfish with her hands

WATCH: Girl wrangles giant catfish with her hands
  Noodling for catfish is no easy task. You have to be willing to get in the mud and wrestle with them. And sometimes, they can even exceed…
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Camping Done Right: 7 Essential Outdoor Stores in Maine

Camping Done Right: 7 Essential Outdoor Stores in Maine
Home to outdoor gear greats like L.L. Bean and Kittery Trading Post, Maine is an excellent place to purchase all your camping gear. Whether…
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5 Gorgeous Beach Campsites in Maine

5 Gorgeous Beach Campsites in Maine
Maine has 3,478 miles of coastline along the Atlantic Ocean plus thousands more around its many lakes, ponds, and rivers. With tons of campgrounds…
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5 Beautiful Backpack Camping Spots in Maine

5 Beautiful Backpack Camping Spots in Maine
Maine is one of the most rural states in the country, so it’s no surprise that many of our best camping spots require a bit of a hike before…
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5 Awesome Campgrounds for Families in Maine

5 Awesome Campgrounds for Families in Maine
Maine is an outdoor lover’s paradise. With hundreds of campgrounds sprinkled across the state, Maine is the perfect summer destination for…
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5 Awesome RV Campsites in Maine

5 Awesome RV Campsites in Maine
With an abundance of incredible outdoor activities ranging from the rocky coastline of Downeast Maine up to the potato fields of northern Maine and…
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5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in Maine

5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in Maine
Is there anything better than running through the wilderness with fresh air in your lungs and the dirt beneath your feet? With thousands of miles of…
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5 Challenging Hikes in Maine

5 Challenging Hikes in Maine
Home to 281.4 miles of the Appalachian Trail, Maine has some of the most challenging hikes in all of New England, including the infamous 100-Mile…
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Making the Most Out of Sebago Lake State Park

Making the Most Out of Sebago Lake State Park
When it comes to rustic charm and unparalleled natural beauty, Maine is tops. From whirlpools, to sandy beaches, to majestic forests, you’ll…
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Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in Maine

Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in Maine
With the hardest section of the Appalachian Trail and hundreds of incredible mountains scattered across the state, Maine is one of the best…
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5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Maine

5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Maine
Spanning granite peaks, deciduous and coniferous forests, and rocky coastlines, Maine is one of North America’s top birding destinations. Each…
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5 Best Hiking Trails in Maine

5 Best Hiking Trails in Maine
Maine has thousands of hiking trails throughout the state, from Kittery to Fort Kent to Lubec to Bethel. With nearly 40 states parks, one national…
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5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Maine

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Maine
Maine might be famous for its rocky coastline, but it’s really the mountains that should get the credit. Granite peaks with stunning foliage,…
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5 Great Paddleboarding Spots in Maine

5 Great Paddleboarding Spots in Maine
Paddleboarding, also known as SUP, has exploded in popularity in recent years in Maine. With thousands of miles of coastline and hundreds of lakes,…
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5 Exhilarating Jet Skiing Spots in Maine

5 Exhilarating Jet Skiing Spots in Maine
With thousands of miles of coastline, lakes, ponds, and rivers, there are plenty of places across the state of Maine to go jet skiing. Whether you…
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10 Best Campgrounds for Cool Summer Camping

10 Best Campgrounds for Cool Summer Camping
It’s sweltering out, and the air conditioning is beckoning, but you’re longing to get away on just one more camping trip of the summer.…
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How to Hunt Whitetail Deer—A Beginner’s Guide

How to Hunt Whitetail Deer—A Beginner’s Guide
As much as America is a country defined by grit, franchise hamburgers, and interstate highways, you could also say ours is a nation defined by deer.…
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5 Excellent Places for Beginners to Kayak in Maine

5 Excellent Places for Beginners to Kayak in Maine
About 13 percent of Maine is covered by water, and that doesn’t cover the Atlantic Ocean that runs along the 3,478 miles of Maine’s tidal…
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10 Best Hunting Cartridges for Whitetail Deer

10 Best Hunting Cartridges for Whitetail Deer
Choosing a list of top 10 favorite deer hunting cartridges is no easy task, particularly since there are so many suitable cartridges that could make…
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Early-Season Whitetails--4 Best Ambush Points For Success

Early-Season Whitetails--4 Best Ambush Points For Success
The most natural tendency for bowhunters looking for the best place to ambush a big whitetail in the early season is to gravitate toward the field…
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5 Best ATV Rides to See Fall Foliage in The United States

5 Best ATV Rides to See Fall Foliage in The United States
Of the four seasons, fall is by far the most popular for riding ATVs that seat one or two people, and “side-by-sides” that seat two to…
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How to Catch Bass on Summer’s Hottest Days

How to Catch Bass on Summer’s Hottest Days
It’s hot, it’s humid and the dog days of summer are living up to their billing. But bass don’t stop biting just because the heat…
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Paddleboarding Made Easy—Get Started Now!

Paddleboarding Made Easy—Get Started Now!
Stand-Up Paddleboarding (SUP) is the fastest growing watersport in the world for good reason: It’s easy to learn, fun, refreshing, awesome core…
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5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.

5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.
The warm days and crisp, cool nights of autumn make the perfect conditions for a weekend hiking and camping excursion. There is nothing quite like…
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10 Best Bait and Tackle Shops in Maine

10 Best Bait and Tackle Shops in Maine
Whether you’re a deep-sea fisherman or more of the fly fishing variety, finding your trustworthy bait and tackle shop is essential. The…
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Archery Gear on a Budget—Best Buys This Year

Archery Gear on a Budget—Best Buys This Year
Archery industry manufacturers seem to have fractured into two factions lately. On one side you have high-end, uber-expensive equipment that while…
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4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation

4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation
If you’ve been on a vacation to an outdoor destination in the past few years, you’ve likely noticed a new phenomenon: cycle paths, single…
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Paddling With Your Kids—How To Get Started

Paddling With Your Kids—How To Get Started
Whether you head out for a day across the bay or a jaunt into the wilds for a week-long adventure, paddling is one of the best outdoor activities you…
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Why You Need to Take Your Kids Paddling Today

Why You Need to Take Your Kids Paddling Today
Note: The following was adapted from Outdoor Parents, Outdoor Kids, By Eugene Buchanan, which is available on the author’s website.  It…
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6 Tips To Make Family Paddling More Fun

6 Tips To Make Family Paddling More Fun
Getting your kids into the paddle sports is all about keeping the fun quotient high and the hassle factor low. Our water sport expert shares his…
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Paddle Games—3 Fun Games To Play On The Water

Paddle Games—3 Fun Games To Play On The Water
“I Spy”: (“I spy something green, something wet, etc.”) – perhaps make a rule that it can only be something people…
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How to Charge Your Gadgets While Camping and Hiking

How to Charge Your Gadgets While Camping and Hiking
There once was a time when carrying electronic devices with us into the great outdoors was pretty much unthinkable. Fragile and expensive, such…
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How to Catch Really Big Fish With Kids

How to Catch Really Big Fish With Kids
When it comes to fishing with kids, conventional wisdom says to find a place where they can catch any fish with a high level of frequency and…
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Learn To Drive Your 4x4 Like A Pro

Learn To Drive Your 4x4 Like A Pro
Four-wheeling is a hands-on experience. You can gather a lot of driving tips from online stories, magazine articles and books, but to really get a…
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National Shooting Sports Month—10 Ways to Join The Fun

National Shooting Sports Month—10 Ways to Join The Fun
The National Shooting Sports Foundation has designated August as National Shooting Sports Month. This annual event is your chance to invite a friend…
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WATCH: Shocking boat crash captured on GoPro

WATCH: Shocking boat crash captured on GoPro
In August, Bryan Maess and his group were fishing near the mouth of the Columbia River and the Pacific Ocean. A GoPro camera mounted on the…
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5 Cool Spots for ATV Off-Roading in Maine

5 Cool Spots for ATV Off-Roading in Maine
Maine is one of the most rural states in the country, meaning that much of the state is untouched pine forest, granite mountain peaks, and potato…
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WATCH: Don't drink and wakeboard!

WATCH: Don't drink and wakeboard!
  This wakeboarder glided up next to his boat in style, managed to catch a beer, and then…you’ll just have to see what…
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10 Best Outdoor Festivals in Maine

10 Best Outdoor Festivals in Maine
Folks from Maine know just how gorgeous their state is. A rugged Atlantic coastline, deep Northwoods forests, mountains, rivers and streams make the…
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Events Near North Jay ME

Bass Fishing Tournament

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018
Smithfield, ME
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Bass Fishing Tournament

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018
Madison, ME
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Bass Fishing Tournament

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018
Lovell, ME
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Bowdoinham Farmers Market

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 8:30am
Mailly Waterfront Park
Bowdoinham, ME
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Farmington Fair

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 9:00am
Farmington Fairgrounds
Farmington, ME
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Common Ground Country Fair

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 9:00am
Common Ground Country Fair
Unity, ME
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Great Maine Outdoor Weekend – Fall Foliage Paddle

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 10:00am
Androscoggin Riverlands State Park
Turner, ME
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Arnold Trail-A.T. Hike

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 10:00am
Bingham, ME
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Hawk Migration Watch

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 11:00am
Hacker's Hill Preserve
Casco, ME
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Great Maine Outdoor Weekend

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 2:00pm
Valentine Farm Conservation Center
Bethel, ME
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Bass Fishing Tournament

Sunday, Sep 23, 2018
Unity, ME
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Riverlands 10K

Sunday, Sep 23, 2018 at 10:00am
Androscoggin Riverlands State Park
Turner, ME
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