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Five New Places for the Appalachian Trail Terminus

With all the attention on overindulgent self-congratulatory behavior atop Mt. Katahdin in Maine’s Baxter State Park, the Appalachian Trail’s northern terminus, there has been an eerie buzz about moving the terminus entirely.  Thru-hikers are overwhelming BSP resources, park authorities say, and some are failing to abide by park regulations.  Tensions …

Trekker Title Photo


For now, let’s suspend the obvious and look at the big picture.  Trekker, Google’s new technology for mapping the wilds of the …

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Bear Baiting

Bear baiting will be back on the ballot in the State of Maine after the secretary of state today certified 63,626 petition …