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Chain of Ponds

Chain of Ponds

Just north of Eustis along rt27 you’ll find Chain of Ponds township. Chain of Ponds 1100 acre reserve land offers lots of recreation in any season. Four ponds connected by small through ways form the bodies of water know as the Chain of Ponds. Get out and Explore!

Cupsuptic River Paddle

Cupsuptic River Paddle

For a short and easily accessed paddle, Cupsuptic River is located just outside of Rangeley and offers a great time on the water. The paddle is only about 1 to 2hrs long and is recommended for anyone…

Take a Hike! Avery Peak

Take a Hike! Avery Peak

The Bigelow Range, located within the Bigelow Preserve, holds two of Maine’s 4000 foot peaks, on the Appalachian Trail. At 4088 ft Avery Peak offers amazing views of the Maine High Peaks as well as Flagstaff Lake. This video takes you up the Firewardens’ Trail for the most direct route to Avery Peak. To get […]

2014 Canoe Poling National Championships

2014 Canoe Poling National Championships

On May 23rd the “few and proud” stood tall in their canoes and held the annual Canoe Poling National Championships on the Carrabassett River in New Portland, ME.  The historic “Wire Bridge”  made for a perfect venue for the event and the water level was just about perfect. We talked with Chip Cochrane and got […]

Rangeley Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum

Rangeley Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum

At the junction of RT 4 and RT 17 in Oquossoc you’ll find the Rangeley Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum. Voted best sporting museum in New England by Yankee magazine it’s a must if your in the area. Learn all about the Rangeley Lakes Region’s rich sporting history. This summer four new exhibits will be unveiled […]

Carrabassett Valley Multi-Use Trailhead

Carrabassett Valley Multi-Use Trailhead

Looking for a starting point for your outdoor adventures in Maine’s High Peaks Region? The multi-use trail head located off rt27  just about one mile north of the Carriage road is a great place to start…

Marc Bedard on Lac Megantic’s progress after last Summer’s derailment PART II

Marc Bedard on Lac Megantic’s progress after last Summer’s derailment PART II

    Marc Bedard, who works at Trafisa, talks with WSKI about the struggles and progress the town is making after the 4th largest rail disaster in Canada’s History.  On  July 6, 2013 a train transporting crude oil derailed causing an explosion that killed 47 people and destroyed 30 buildings – half of Lac Megantic’s […]

Marc Bedard on Lac Megantic’s progress after last Summer’s derailment PART I

Marc Bedard on Lac Megantic’s progress after last Summer’s derailment PART I

    Marc Bedard, who works at Trafisa, talks with WSKI about the struggles and progress the town is making after the 4th largest rail disaster in Canada’s History.  On  July 6, 2013 a train transporting crude oil derailed causing an explosion that killed 47 people and destroyed 30 buildings – half of Lac Megantic’s […]

End of season wrap-up with John Diller

End of season wrap-up with John Diller

General Manager John Diller stopped by to to talk about this past season and summer activities at Sugarloaf…