Travel Blogs from Rockwood
... trip to grab some awesome sunset photos on lake). Exhausted, we ordered a pizza, examined the geology of Maine on the Geologic Maps Thomas had brought and received a lesson on how to properly sail using cat toys as props. Tomorrow we would be waking up at 4:30am to watch the sunrise on Cadillac Mountain, so we all went to bed early, dreaming of sunburnt oranges, deep reds and vibrant yellows (some might call it, Baby Bird ...
... historic one to an old B-52C WWII aircraft that crashed on Elephant Mountain and the remains are still there today as a memorial. The drive up the mountain took about 30 minutes (assuming you don't get lost) and the hike was about a minute, but the plane pieces greeted you at the beginning of the trail and grew in number until you reached the memorial itself (a large engraved stone leaning against the cabin of the plane). There were American flags everywhere, and naturally where you ...
... 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.
Other places to stay in Rockwood
The Kingsway, Swansea | 3 star hotelfrom $20