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8 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Maine company releases Baxter State Park mobile app

Kerry Gallivan of Yarmouth, co-founder of the outdoor app company Chimani with Shaun Meredith of Harpswell, stands at the summit of Katahdin, Maine's highest peak, which is featured in Chimani's Baxter State Park app that launched in 2014.

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Related Topix: Yarmouth, ME, Harpswell, ME, US National Parks

Tue Apr 15, 2014

GreenCarReports

Nine New Projects Announced For Clean Vehicles In National Parks

If you're planning a summer vacation to a U.S. national park this summer, you may start to see a few changes when you get there.

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Related Topix: Department of Energy, US National Parks, Zion National Park

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Naugatuck Daily News

Whittemore features photographer's work

This month's exhibit features several seascapes taken at Acadia National Park in Maine as well as views taken throughout the seasons in Connecticut.

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Bangor Daily News

Acadia National Park set to open next week

Officials with Maine's only national park say they expect parts of the park that have been shut down for the winter to reopen next week.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Money from Mars to fund research outpost repairs

It's been roughly four and a half years since huge waves churned up by Hurricane Bill swept across Mount Desert Rock, site of the most remote research field station off the East Coast.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Bill, Mount Desert, ME, College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, ME, US National Parks

Sun Mar 30, 2014

The Day

Meriden tour company says refund 'fell through the cracks'

Barbara Zentarski of Plantsville was looking forward to a tour of Bar Harbor, Maine, and Acadia National Park for the middle of August in 2012.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

National Parks Traveler

Photographing Acadia National Park: The Essential Guide To When, Where, And How

Book store clerks could have a difficult time displaying this book. Does it go under "photography" or under "travel"? You'll understand the quandary once you start turning the pages, for you'll learn as much about Acadia National Park in general as you'll learn about how to get the best photos there.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Photography, Arts

Weekly Packet

Parker Ridge to host lecture on Acadia National Park

Parker Ridge Retirement Community in Blue Hill will host a lecture by Ronald Epp Thursday, April 3, at 3:30 p.m. Epp's forthcoming book The Making of Acadia National Park is about conservationist George Bucknam Dorr , founder of the first national park east of the Mississippi.

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LiveScience

Maine's Rugged Coast | Wallpaper

This wallpaper shows stunning Acadia National Park in Maine. People have been drawn to the rugged coast of Maine throughout history.

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Sun Mar 23, 2014

National Parks Traveler

National Park-Scented Clothing? You Can Do That

Ahhh, the sweet scent of national parks. You've had the chance to freshen your bathrooms with it , and now you can leave your clothes smelling park fresh! There's a detergent tied to Glacier Bay National Park in Alaska , Acadia National Park in Maine , and Yosemite National Park in California These detergents follow the lead taken by Air Wick ... (more)

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Fri Mar 21, 2014

USA Today

10 best national park drives

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Petrified Forest National Park, Badlands National Park, Hatteras, NC, Travel

Thu Mar 20, 2014

KMIZ

Congress seeking refunds for parks affected by shutdown

Spring officially starts Thursday. And as the snow melts, waterfalls gush, and plants begin to bloom, the country's national park system once again becomes a playground for millions eager to get back outside after a long, brutal winter.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Jeff Flake, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake, John McCain, Senator Mike Lee, Lamar Alexander

Tue Mar 18, 2014

WCSH 6 Portland

Court rules on Acadia National Park's concessions contract

After 80 years of providing food and beverage services to Acadia National Park, it appears even more certain now that Acadia Corporation will no longer be in business at the park.

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Bangor Daily News

1-minute hike: Schoodic Head in Winter Harbor

Difficulty: Moderate. The four trails leading to the top of the 440-foot Schoodic Head travel over rough and steep terrain in some places, but for the most part, they're climb gradually.

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Related Topix: Winter Harbor, ME, US National Parks

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