A Day in Acadia National Park

What do you do when you only have one day in a large national park? Last summer Matt and I went back to Maine for my cousin’s wedding. Matt had been bugging me for months about going to Acadia National Park. With our super busy wedding filled week (I was the MOH) I wasn’t sure how to squeeze it in. Especially because we were also on a very tight budget.

Acadia National Park is about 3 hours from my mom’s house in Maine. Not exactly an easy day trip with 6 hours of driving but we didn’t really have time for an overnight trip. I asked my mom if we could borrow her car for the day and she could work from home and she agreed.

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Salomon Trail Running Festival at Pineland Farms, Maine 25k Race Report

racepinelandfarmI traveled home to Maine 2 weeks ago for a nice family visit. It was great being Maine again especially after the rainy spring that we’ve had here in Colorado. The weather was sunny and warm. I spent a lot of time at my sister’s beautiful lake house on Forest Lake. I even went on a nice 4 mile run around the lake on mostly dirt roads. Continue reading “Salomon Trail Running Festival at Pineland Farms, Maine 25k Race Report”