The author and her family hit the trail and unplug along a hut-to-hut hiking system in western Maine. By Catherine Newman from FamilyFun There was nothing funny about the beauty of… Read More
MVHS students enjoy wintery field trip Connections | Thursday, March 20, 2014 RUMFORD — Some Mountain Valley High School physical education classes journeyed to Carrabassett Valley for a chance to practice what… Read More
A haven in Maine’s great outdoors By Cindy Atoji Keene | GLOBE CORRESPONDENTFEBRUARY 23, 2014 An eight-mile commute to work might sound like a breeze, but for Sarah Pine it’s… Read More
January 16, 2014 – by Carey Kish – The good folks at Maine Huts & Trails are pretty excited about this, their 6th winter season in operation. Three backcountry huts – Stratton Brook, Poplar Falls and Flagstaff Lake – are all open and in full-service mode.
January 9, 2014 – by Iseult Devlin – …Nordic skiing or snowshoeing offers a way to explore the backcountry, too. For a remote experience, Maine Huts and Trails Systems offers 80 miles of trails in the Bigelow Range, with four overnight huts along the way.
December 15, 2013 – by Carey Kish – From the Maine Woods to the Adirondack Mountains, there are plenty of opportunities to get out on your Nordic skis for an overnight or multiday excursion.
November 26, 2013 – by Diane Bair and Pamela Wright | Globe Corespondents – When you head to low-key, laid-back Kingfield, leave the Bogner ski wear at home. We love the unpretentious, rough-hewn charm of this northern Maine ski town…
February 17, 2012 – by Eric Hansen – A LITTLE over a year ago, Maine Huts & Trails opened its newest backcountry eco-lodge in the mountains of western Vacationland. Each of the lodges, now numbering three, has hot showers and private guesthouses…
January 19, 2012 – by Tony Chamberlain – You’ve been pining for real winter adventure. To be way out in the wilderness beauty on snow-covered terrain, sleeping in log-heated cabins far from civilization.