Maine Extreme North Down East
Most importantly I am in Maine’s Extreme North heading all the way Down East and you can learn more about the trip in Maine-Extreme-North-Down-East-Bob Davis Podcast 1009.
It Was A Quick Tour Of The Northeast
Wanting To Spend More Time
Secondly I am finding myself wanting to spend more time here.
Above all there were three states I had ever been to despite all my travels.
Vermont. New Hampshire. Maine.
Southern New Hampshire Still To Come
To clarify haven’t spent much time in New Hampshire because I went through quickly on my way to Maine.
Days in Vermont and Maine
Of course I’ll be heading back through southern New Hampshire on the way Massachusetts.
Wild and Wonderful
Consequently while Vermont feels like a warm blanket Maine feels wild and wonderful.
I would think that certainly most people are most familiar with ‘Down East’.
Maine’s South Eastern Shore
Even more if they’re from the East Coast they’ve probably spent time on Maine’s South Eastern shores,
Origin Of Down East
Corrections Are In Order
Therefore I have to correct my own definition of the term in Maine-Extreme-North-Down-East-Bob Davis Podcast 1009.
Partial To Northern Maine
Moreover I am not sure why.
Maine’s State Parks
And Northern Maine features some of the most remote regions in the United States let alone the East Coast.
Likewise it is hard to imagine a place more remote and extreme considering I am within driving distance of some of the most densely populated cities in the country.
History? We Got Your History!
French Explorers and Extreme Weather
Native Americans, French Explorers, Colonial Wars, Early Settlements and Extreme Weather.
Down East Is Civilization
Harbors and Ferries
Even more the harbors and ferries.
Leaving Something For The Next Visit
In conclusion it’s always good to leave some things undone on any tour through a state like Maine.
Because I’ll be back.
Pace Of Travel
In addition it’s always good to spend a little time in these podcasts talking about the pace of travel and the internal processes of a nomad.
Maine-Extreme-North-Down-East-Bob Davis Podcast 1009