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It often takes seeing the big picture to understand the beauty in small things. That is what we discovered this morning as we boarded Jack's Air Service in Greenville, Maine to see the colors of fall. Caroline, Thomas, Mark and I made plans to take a seaplane ride to view the changing of the leaves, which happened to be peaking this particular weekend. For 30 minutes we traveled around Moosehead Lake in a single prop Cessna ...
... the sunrise; we would see moose.
Wake up to the last 2 weeks in Maine and we still hadn't even gotten close to the lake. Which is why I decided that I had to at least drive out there; see it; touch the water. So I did. Mark had a jam-packed schedule at work and wouldn't be able to have lunch with me, so I dropped him off at work at hit the road. I stopped a few times along the way to admire the changing leaves, the architecture of the small towns I passed and the view of ...
Maine it is. Lots of Moose Xing signs, but so far the only moose we see hangs on the front of our truck, a little brass one. the folks in our CG said they saw one (real) recently while hunting for partridges, so we will be vigilant. Today we traveled onto Greenville, the hub for the Moosehead Lake area. A surprisingly large town for such a remote area. We took a nice one hour ride on the refurbished lake steamer, the Kathadin. Unfortunately, the tour lasted three ...
... border. While setting up our tent a seaplane surprised us by landing in the little river 20ft away from us. Normal no?
The following morning we were woken by an impressive electrical storm that had us thinking our tent would either be struck down, blown away or completely flooded. Luckily none of the above ...
... gated community in rural Maine, but have all the creature comforts
of home. We ate, drank, shopped, ate,
drank, rode ATVs (fun once Denise released her death grip), ate, drank, and
toured Moosehead Lake on the USS
Katahdin. Saw plenty of wildlife: moose,
deer, loons, partridge, turkeys, chipmunks.
It was a wonderful visit.