Alternative Acadia Adventures

It’s not all about hiking at Acadia. Even the most avid of hikers needs a break occasionally to shift the nurturing from the soul to that of the soles!

Nice flat ride along Eagle Lake

My favorite way to air out the hiking boots is to rent a bike for the day and ride Acadia’s carriage roads,45 miles of broken-stone roads built between 1913 and 1940 as a gift from John D. Rockefeller Jr. Continue reading

Great to be back “home” again!

View from “Great Head” hiking trail

In as much as San Miguel de Allende in Mexico feels like my “home away from home,”  it has mostly been a winter destination for me, celebrating Thanksgiving or New Years with family there in years past.  But as for a favorite summer destination, Acadia National Park could certainly qualify as “my summer home.” Continue reading