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We All Have Our Reasons #1191

Recent kite-sledding instagram fun from Claire Donnelly:

Fastest Runner Sledder in All the Land

race hosted by The New England Runner Sled Association At the 2014 edition of the New England Runner Sled Championship, racers will have two chances to qualify for the title of “Fastest Runner Sledder in All the Land.” 1. Come to Qualifying on Sat. Feb 15th and earn one of the top 16 seeds (arrive by […]

Of Toboggans And Runner Sleds

photographs and text by Emily Qualey This is my annual reminder to come to Maine for February fun. Feb 8-10: 23rd Annual Toboggan Championships which kicks off on Friday afternoon with the first ever Down the Chute Beer & Wine Challenge (tasting). Watch this video. Feb 25: 6th Annual Runner Sled Championship for those interested in something a little more down home […]

Advent, Day 13: In Search Of Snow

Dear readers, Join The Maine for an adventure a day, each day of this advent season — big or small, by land or sea, with friends or solo, in image or word, exuberant or contemplative, real or conceptual. We live in a state of wonder, its wide open spaces anticipating our hope and joy. Last winter team Stammen […]

In Search Of Snow

photographs by Jessica, Gregory and Tom Stammen No snow to shovel. No ice to skate. Tap-tap, crack! Crunch-crunch!  No snow to make snowshoe tracks. ~ I dream of winter zipping, whipping down the hill me, my sled and I. haiku by Gregory Stammen

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