Did your organization host an event for the February 2014 Great Maine Outdoor Weekend? Did you or your family participate in an event? Are you interested in participating next time? Do you want to learn more about this fun initiative? If you answered yes to ANY of these questions… you’re in luck! We’ve finally unveiled our… Read More»
WAHOO – fresh snow and tons of awesome events! February’s Great Maine Outdoor Weekend was AWESOME! We hope you had fun too! Here’s a round-up of some of our press mentions about our February GMOW. Thanks to all of the media outlets who helped us promote the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend! Planning begins for Great… Read More»
Check out these event photos from our February 2014 Great Maine Outdoor Weekend!
Did you hear us on the Wild Maine show on 92.9FM The Ticket?? If you missed it, you can listen to the entire show here: http://929theticket.com/bob-duchesnes-wild-maine-great-maine-outdoor-weekend-audio/ Special thanks to Bob Duchesne for featuring the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend on his show, and to the Fields Pond Audubon Center, the Bangor Land Trust, and Hirundo Wildlife Refuge for supporting the… Read More»
Check out my guest blog on The Kennebec Explorer: A four season guide to adventures in Maine’s Kennebec & Moose River Valleys! You can find a list of events happening in the Kennebec Valley for the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend! Special thanks to the folks at The Kennebec Explorer for helping us promote the GMOW!
Thanks Maine Today for this awesome promo for the upcoming Great Maine Outdoor Weekend! Read the article on their website here: http://mainetoday.com/do-this-2/the-outside-is-calling-now-great-maine-outdoor-weekend-this-weekend/ As if living here isn’t incentive enough to get outside (The trees! The trails! The rivers and ocean and mountains and sunshine and snow!), there’s a weekend dedicated to luring you, me, and Frank… Read More»
Act Out with Aislinn is one of our favorite Maine Outdoor blogs! Thanks Aislinn for this great round-up of info for the February Great Maine Outdoor Weekend! More than 100 outdoor events are scheduled to be held throughout the state. Ice skating parties, owl watches, ice fishing derbies, full moon snowshoes, ski races, winter camping workshops… Read More»
Seeing as February’s Great Maine Outdoor Weekend marks the 5th (!!!) successful Great Maine Outdoor Weekend, we’d like to take a moment to reflect and thank the organizers who have been with us from the very beginning. These 14 organizations have hosted an event for EVERY one of our FIVE Great Maine Outdoor Weekends over… Read More»
If you’re anything like me, then you probably hit panic mode every year about a week before Valentine’s Day. Well fret no more! This year the work has been done for you.So pack your snowshoes, skis and a few boxes of candy hearts. Here are 14 outdoor activities that are sure to make for a romantic… Read More»
(View online at: WLBZ2.com. Aired on February 6, 2014) After reading all of the awesome event submissions for February’s Great Maine Outdoor Weekend, Kaitlyn and I were getting a bit anxious for all the wintry fun. Snowshoeing! Ice fishing! Skiing! We just couldn’t wait to get out there… so we didn’t. When WLBZ2‘s Jessica Gagne asked… Read More»