Tag: Acadia National Park

Far and Away – Mainers

Mount Desert Island harbors not only great natural beauty (I have roughly 2 billion photos from my  years of visiting) but also a human history lined with great stories. One of my favorite stories is about John D. Rockefeller Jr, and the building of the carriage roads. It is so favorite, that I have a … Continue reading Far and Away – Mainers

Rumination – Schoodic Peninsula, Acadia National Park, Maine

One of the highlights of this year's visit to Mount Desert Island and surrounds was a first-ever visit to Schoodic Peninsula, a part of Acadia National Park since 1929. I would feel bad that I never visited in my thirty or so trips to MDI but well, it turns out only 10% of the 2.5 … Continue reading Rumination – Schoodic Peninsula, Acadia National Park, Maine

Not letting go – Mount Desert Island, Maine

Everyone has, or I hope they have, a place so central to their heart that even if you don't visit it often, it strengthens your soul and makes you smile just looking at a photo. For me, that place is Mount Desert Island and more specifically, my friend's house which overlooks it.  I have been … Continue reading Not letting go – Mount Desert Island, Maine