Links

DOGSLEDDING LINKS

www.mushing.com Mushing Magazine – A bi-monthly international magazine on dog-powered sports, including mushing, skijoring, weight pulling, carting and packing
www.mtnridge.com Mountain Ridge Kennel – Manufacturers of sled dog equipment, harnesses, booties, jackets, etc.
www.nooksackracing.com Nooksack Racing Suply – Sled dog sports supply store, including harnesses, booties, ganglines, snow hooks, etc.
www.sleddogcentral.com Sled Dog Central – A complete online listing of resources and information for the sled dog enthusiast
www.songinthewoods.com Song in the Woods – A guide service in the Moosehead Lake Region of Maine offering dogsled tours and rides.

CANOEING LINKS

www.mainerec.com/pellcam2.shtml Pelletier’s Campground – Offers shuttle service, canoe rental, and outfitting for the St. John, Allagash and other rivers in northern Maine
www.mainecanoesymposium.org Maine Canoe Symposium – Weekend of learning and celebrating traditional canoeing at a classic woodland camp in Maine
www.arcticwild.com Arctic Wild – Canoeing, rafting, and hiking trips in Alaska
www.avcnet.org/arwc Androscoggin River Watershed Council – Website for Source to Sea Canoe Trek, celebrating the Androscoggin River
Allagash Wilderness Waterway Allagash Wilderness Waterway information on the Maine.gov website

 NATIVE CULTURAL TRIPS

www.nunavik-tourism.com Nunavik Tourism Association – Offers information about activities, services, and the history of people and places of Nunavik in northern Quebec
www.airinuit.com Air Inuit – Commercial flights serving Nunavik in Canada
www.ouje.ca/tourism/cultural.htm Nuuhchimi Wiinuu – Cree guides, David and Anna Bosum, share their knowledge and bush skills of their culture, offering trips both summer and winter in Ouje-Bougoumou, Quebec.
www.arcturusexpeditions.co.uk Arcturus Expeditions – Guided trips with Inuit of Greenland and Native people of Arctic Russia

OUTDOOR EDUCATION ORGANIZATIONS


www.maine.gov
Official website of the State of Maine

www.visitmaine.com
Information about the State of Maine

http://waterdata.usgs.gov/ME/nwis/current/?type=flow
National Water Information System for river flow rates
www.northwoodssurvival.com North Woods Survival – Offers programs in wilderness, survival, bushcraft, primitive and self-reliant living skills
www.outdoors.org Appalachian Mountain Club – The nation’s oldest outdoor recreation, education, and conservation organization, promoting the protection and enjoyment of the northeast’s outdoors
www.canadawilderness.com Guide to wilderness travel in Canada with a directory of Wilderness Outfitters
www.wanderbirdcruises.com Wanderbird – 90′ renovated Dutch fishing vessel, offering guided trips in Maine, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, Labrador, and Antarctica
www.innerlightyoga.com Innerlight Yoga – A studio in Rhode Island that offers workshops and classes about yoga. Kim Chandler sometimes offers canoeing trips with Mahoosuc Guide Service
www.kroka.org Kroka Expeditions – Vermont non-profit organization offering wilderness education programs for children
www.maineislandkayak.com Maine Island Kayak Company – Guided day to multi-day sea kayaking adventures and instructional clinics off the coast of Maine
www.schoonertimberwind.com Schooner Timberwind – Sailing tours on an historic schooner off the coast of Maine
www.jackmtn.com Jack Mountain Bushcraft and Guide Service – Offers earth skills semester, summer and winter programs, bushcraft and wilderness survival school, and guided canoe, snowshoe, and fishing trips. Traditional northwoods crafts.
www.alohafoundation.org Hulbert Outdoor Center – Year-round experiential learning center, offering trips and courses for all ages
www.amc-nh.org Appalachian Mountain Club – A non-profit organization which promotes the protection and enjoyment of spending time in the wilderness. Hut system, trail network, slide shows, etc.
www.ccae.org Cambridge Center for Adult Education – Center, located in downtown Cambridge, MA., that offers courses and trips in a variety of areas
www.mainewildernessguides.org Maine Wilderness Guides Organization – A group of like-minded wilderness guides and sporting camp owners who have formed to help protect remote areas in Maine
www.chewonki.org The Chewonki Foundation – A non-profit educational institution offering a summer camp, a semester of academic and personal challenges for high school juniors, a variety of educational group programs, and wilderness excursions for adults, families and individuals
www.naturalchoices.com Maine’s green travel guide
www.koviashuvik.com Koviashuvik Local Living School- Founded in 2008, Koviashuvik is a small school that teaches practical and inexpensive ways for people to live with and use their local land.

ACCOMMODATIONS

www.mahoosucmountainlodge.com Mahoosuc Mountain Lodge and Husky Farm – Nestled on 60 acres in the beautiful Bear River Valley of Newry, the lodge is a traditional New England timber frame, dominated by the 3500-4000′ peaks of the Mahoosuc Range. Maximum sleeping capacity for the Lodge is sixteen.
www.chesuncooklakehouse.com Chesuncook Lake House – Bed and breakfast in beautiful location in the roadless Chesuncook Village, offering great views of Maine’s tallest mountain, Mt. Katahdin, from the doorstep
www.westbranchpondcamps.com West Branch Pond Camps – Rustic remote wilderness camp in the Greenville area with great fishing and a relaxing atmosphere
www.weatherbys.com Weatherby’s – Sporting camp in eastern Maine in the Grand Lake Stream area with great fishing and paddling opportunities

LOCAL BED AND BREAKFASTS

www.briarleainn.com Jolly Drayman at the Briar Lea Inn – Fine dining in a nice atmosphere. Rooms also available. Located near the town of Bethel, Maine
www.pawsinn.com Paws Inn – Pet friendly bed and breakfast close to the town of Bethel, Maine.  Small and personable
www.waterfordinn.com Waterford Inn – A 19th century farmhouse inn nestled in the mountains of western Maine, close to the town of Waterford

QUALITY CRAFTS AND OUTDOOR EQUIPMENT

www.alderstream.wcha.org Alder Stream Canvas – High quality canvas and cordura outdoor accessories in both classic and modern styles
www.fourdog.com Four Dog Stoves – Builder and distributor of portable wood stoves used in camps
www.happyacresfarm.com Happy Acres Farm – Producer and distributor of maple syrup, maple products, and homemade jams and jellies
www.coyotees.com Coyote Graphics – A wildlife adventure t-shirt screen printer, featuring original graphic design and illustrations
www.poleandpaddle.com Don Merchant – Hand-crafted canoes and canoeing equipment made in Maine
www.mainemadedogsleds.com Maine Made Dog Sleds – Builder of dogsleds and accessories

PHOTOGRAPHERS

www.carolsavagephotography.com Carol Savage – Provides photos for weddings, potraits, outdoor travel, etc. Based in Bethel, ME
www.ulrikewelschphotos.com Ulrike Welsch – Professional photographer of wildlife and travel all over the world. Author of many books
www.jomoser.com Jo Moser – Provides photos for weddings, potraits, outdoor travel, etc. Based in Portland, ME
www.mdelorme.com Matthew Delorme – Provides photos for outdoor travel and adventure. Based in Maine

 

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