Travel Blogs from Rockwood
... hike of the day. Borestone Mountain is located in Monson, Maine, just several miles outside of Greenville. The top features a west and east peak that offer sweeping views of Maine mountains, plains and lakes. Actively on the hunt for wildlife, we saw nothing more than chipmunks and birds, but enjoyed the most beautiful colors fall has to offer. The hike took around four hours which put us back in Bangor around 7:30pm (plus ...
... forever just to find the farm was closed to visitors as of August 25th. At least the bison were out and I could snap a photo. I turned around and wound my way back. Clearly in the mood for beef, I was tempted by yet another sign declaring, "wicked good beef jerky." You HAVE to stop when you see that. I did, bought some jerky, sausage and a strip sirloin all while being stared at by two men. I quickly hopped back in the car and didn't stop until I got back to Bangor. We were out of ...
... 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
Off Rte. 6/15, On Moosehead Lake, Rockwood | Resortfrom $20