Tag Archives: Kayaking

Nantucket Sailing and Other Water Activities

Picture of a Sailboat

Sailing and other water activities are very popular on  the Island of Nantucket. Nantucket has a long and storied sailing history, and sailing is still a big draw for the Island. You can watch or participate in one of several sailing races, rent a sailboat for your own sailing fun, charter a sailboat and let someone else do the work ... Read More »

Maine Island Trail

Picture of a Boat in Penobscot Bay, Maine

The Maine Island Trail was founded in 1987 and is managed by the Maine Island Trail Association (MITA). The trail is a 375 mile long coastal waterway that extends from the Maine border with New Hampshire to Machias Bay. Along the way it includes over 180 public and private islands and mainland sites. The public sites are municipal, state or ... Read More »

Sea Kayaking – Bar Harbor, Maine

Sea Kayaking in Bar harbor is considered to be some of the best sea kayaking in the world. Located on Bar Harbor’s waterfront, Aquaterra Adventures, offers numerous Sea Kayaking tours with licensed Maine guides and naturalists. Tours offered include: 2 & 3-Hour Sunset Sea Kayaking Discovery Sea Kayak Tour Frenchman Bay Adventure Harbor Sea Kayak Tour Moonlight Sea Kayaking Porcupine ... Read More »

Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Map of the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

The Northern Forest Canoe Trail is a 740 mile paddling route that runs from Old Forge, New York to Fort Kent, Maine. The trail is called a “canoe trail” after the traditional mode of water transportation for Native Americans, on whose routes the trail is based. It should be noted, however, that it is appropriate for kayaking as well. Along ... Read More »