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

 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

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.crockerpond.com Crocker Pond House – a beautiful retreat and restful place to relax close to the town of Bethel, Maine
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