When the Tides of Penobscot Bay Conquer the Mighty Rockland Breakwater

The Rockland Breakwater may well be considered a Midcoast Maine gateway offering those who tread upon its crown of stone the opportunity to “go to sea” on Penobscot Bay without ever needing a boat. With every step along this massive wall, visitors are treated to the delightful sights, sounds and sweet smell of the bay. […]

Fall’s Splendor from atop Mount Battie

A recent visit to the summit of Mount Battie inspired some interesting thoughts about the fall season. Peering out in every direction, it was obvious to me why the state’s fall foliage attracts thousands of visitors to Maine each year.  The season is so alluring with its random swaths of reds, yellows and oranges splashed […]