The Mountainview Resort
Travel Blogs from Jackman
... lake is 40 miles by 20 . Biggish to be sure. They have ice races for cars in the winter (doh) on 4 feet of ice, described by the captain as "amusing". I do know that an Alfa GTV6 with 4 studded tires makes a very good ice racer... There's a good sized mountain outside of town that has ski runs. So the snowmobilers have some options. Once again we find ourselves following in the footsteps of Thoreau.(see pic) Spent a long night wondering what was crashing onto our ...
... 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.
So we woke up to fog that could be cut with a knife but away we go on our moose hunt. Out in the early morning to see what we can find.Down backroads, around the boughs, no moose. I did find some more nice waterfalls, but you are probably all tired of my views of my waterfalls. Back to the Behemouth and some breakfast.
Out again before lunch to look at the other side of the lake beautiful houses, pretty lakeshores. A ...
... area. There is a beautiful state park in this area. We were looking for moose in the fog and attempting to find the trails the Moose safaris take. To no avail. I am sure there are no moose in Maine.
It is cold so I think it is time for Chili. Will warm the innards. This is truly beautiful country. Will sleep for another day.