Aroostock County

Scenic Drives

May 2015 By: Kelly Clinton Photography: Peter Frank Edwards   Fred Michaud, scenic byways coordinator for the Maine Department of Transportation, explains to be called a byway, routes have to be scenic, of course, but also have to have cultural, … Continue reading

Aroostook County

I am heading up I-95 to spend the weekend in Aroostook County. I bring my dad along; he has snowmobiled all over Maine, and he knows what’s what when it comes to trail riding. As we climb north, way north, … Continue reading

Nordic Winter

TRAVEL – January 2014 By Sandy Lang Photographs by Peter Frank Edwards This part of vast Aroostook County can quickly turn into a winter wonderland—especially at a Swedish-style lodge and trails situated more northerly than Montreal, and practically due east … Continue reading

The County Line

FEATURE-October 2013 By Jaed Coffin Photographs by Fred Field The thirteen-decade farming heritage of the McCrum family   Darrell McCrum—great-great-grandson of Lemuel McCrum, great-grandson of Darrell McCrum, grandson of Dana McCrum, and son of Jay McCrum—is the vice president of operations … Continue reading

Aroostook County

48 HOURS-March 2013 Photographs + stories by Maine magazine staff: Susan Grisanti + Steve Kelly     Susan Grisanti, Editor-in-Chief Over the years I’ve heard much folklore about the “The County”: how different it is from the southern part of the state, … Continue reading


A-LIST-October 2012 By Joe Hebert 01 Longfellow Statue Portland The Henry Wadsworth Longfellow statue in Portland’s West End neighborhood was unveiled on September 29, 1888. While historically significant, the statue is also a fun landmark for city residents—during the holidays, wrapped … Continue reading