Maine: An Encyclopedia
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Entries listed under "chimney pond"

Chimney Pond

Photo: Ranger station at Chimney Pond (2001)

Established in 1938, Chimney Pond campground, one of the “backcountry” sites in Baxter State Park, is a 3.3 mile hike from Roaring Brook campground, the location for nearest automobile access.  It has its own ranger station, lean-tos and one bunkhouse, … Continue reading

Posted in Recreation, Parks | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Katahdin, Mount

A "Lake" of Fog under Katahdin (August 2014)

It was like sitting in a chimney and waiting for the smoke to blow away. It was, in fact, a cloud-factory,– these were the cloud-works, and the wind turned them off done from the cool, bare rocks. [Thoreau] is the … Continue reading

Posted in Ecology, Recreation, Hiking, Mountains | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment