The Maine
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Tag: frozen

Black Ice

text and photos by Maine Boats, Homes & Harbor’s editor Polly Saltonstall Every so often the stars align to create perfect black ice strong enough for skating — several days of below freezing temperatures, not too much wind (it can create ridges) and no snow. It only happens once every few winters and never lasts long, maybe one […]

Ice Fishing Shacks On Eagle Lake

photographs and text by Jennifer Steen Booher of Quercus Design We had a nice little snowstorm yesterday. (Editor’s note: This was originally posted on the Quercus Design blog on February 7th. This past weekend’s snowstorm, by comparison, was not exactly “nice” and “little.”) Big fat snowflakes came down hard for a couple of hours and […]

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