Glamping is… a day cycling the Cranberry Islands, Maine

There are two little islands posted off the tip of Mount Desert Island and Acadia National Park in Maine. On our recent glamping trip we stepped back in time and spent a day ferrying with our bicycles between Great Cranberry and Little Cranberry (Islesford Island). It was pure magic and invokes memories of Anne of … More Glamping is… a day cycling the Cranberry Islands, Maine

Ode to Bob from NJ

Every campsite has a history. Some are just for a night. Some last a little longer. We spent the past week being admired at a little ocean-side campsite at Bar Harbor Oceanside KOA. Every evening campers would meander along the beach to watch the sunset over Western Bay. Like clockwork, they would stop by and tell us how lucky we are to … More Ode to Bob from NJ

Jordan Pond

We took a 6 km hike around Jordan Pond today, the heart of Acadia National Park. We remembered to wear sneakers this year and chuckled at other “tourists” (not unlike ourselves last year) attempting to navigate the wooden planks, rocks and trails around the pond that overlooks The Bubbles. Needless to say we were faster … More Jordan Pond

Thursday’s Agenda

What are you going to do today? The most common question asked around the campgrounds. The possibilities are endless on Mount Desert Island. Our neighbours are off on a horse ride along the old Rockefeller Carriage Roads. Here’s our list of To Do’s: 1. Hearty breakfast at Mainely Meat: porridge, fresh wild blueberries and gigantic … More Thursday’s Agenda

Seaside treasures

There’s nothing like counting your spoils after a day of trolling the tidal pools and seaside nooks and granny’s.