Sunday, January 20, 2008

Mushers Bowl Winter Carnival

Friday January 18-Sunday January 27
Mushers Bowl At Five Fields Farm, Bridgton Mushers Bowl is ISDRA sanctioned event with competitors from throughout the USA. Events include Sled Dog and Skijorring.
Winter Carnival is a good old fashion event throughout the Lakes Region Maine with great food,outdoor acitvites. Now a 9 day event.

Saturday, January 5, 2008

Portland Press Herald Saturday Jan 5

By John Rolfe
Living Well
The pretty little lakeside town of Naples, known as "the heart of the Lakes Region" has long been a hugely popular destination for tourists-during the summer months.
But at less than 30 miles from Portland, and with plenty of recreational opportunities at any time of the year, Naples offers a perfect getaway destination during the winter, too.
The great thing is, if you're looking for peace and quiet, you can certainly find it here when things have settled down for the winter," says Buddy Marcum who owns and operates the Inn at Long Lake, just off Naples famous Causeway. " So many of our guests just want to sit by the fire, have a glass of wine or a cup of hot chocolate , and relax