Category Archives: Travel

Costa Rica is Amazing

These stories are in my book, A Lifetime Of Hunting and Fishing, published by North Country Press.   The tiny Central American country of Costa Rica could teach Maine a few things. Two million tourists a year drive the Costa Rican economy that employs half the working population. Their environment is their economy. Where have […]

Two favorite Alaska fishing stories

  Forced to Fish Kodiak Island’s Karluc River for Five Extra Days   Kodiac Island, Alaska, is a sportsman’s dream. Years ago, when I got stranded there for five days at the mouth of the Karluc River earlier, some people didn’t believe me. Stranded in Alaska? Right! Traveling with Les Priest of Readfield, who organized […]

Moosehead Memories

I have lots of great memories of Greenville and Moosehead Lake, where I started fishing when I was a kid. My dad had a friend who owned a camp just north of Greenville and we visited there several times and fished. My favorite times as a kid were at a camp owned by relatives at […]

A great Maine get-away

            The Samoset Resort in Rockport is a fantastic place to enjoy Maine’s beautiful coast. Almost every room has a stunning view of the ocean. And their Italian restaurant is superb. They host lots of events including weddings.             On a recent Monday morning I had three medical appointments in Rockport, so Linda and I […]