Maineiac Outdoors – Great Maine Outdoor Weekend Gives You More Than 160 Reasons to Play Outside

Did you see us in the Portland Press Hearald’s MaineToday Magazine on Thursday? Or catch us on the MaineToday “Maineiac Outdoors” blog with our friend Carey Kish? Thanks for the great coverage, Carey! A whole host of fun outdoor activities are planned for the sixth Great Maine Outdoor Weekend, the three-day statewide event organized by the… Read More»

Act Out with Aislinn – 100+ events statewide for Great Maine Outdoor Weekend, Sept. 26-28

Great coverage from Bangor Daily News Blogger (and GMOW enthusiast!) Aislinn Saranacki – ” 100+ events statewide for Great Maine Outdoor Weekend September 26-28, 2014″. Outdoor-related organizations and businesses across the state have once again joined together to plan more than 100 events for the sixth Great Maine Outdoor Weekend, Sept. 26-28, statewide. There’s no way I’m… Read More»

Let’s Go! Family Fun Day, Waterville

We took the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend on the road to the Let’s Go! Family Fun Day in Waterville on Saturday, September 20th, 2014. This great community event was put on by Inland Hospital and held at the Quarry Road Recreation Center – a developing trail system for hiking, biking, skiing, snowshoeing, and more! At… Read More»

Portland Greendrinks September 2014 Photo Gallery

We had the distinct pleasure of hosting the September 2014 edition of Portland Greendrinks, and wow…what a fantastic night! Set at Thompsons Point in South Portland, with plenty of fresh air and open space for games of bocci ball, corn hole, whitewater style “photo booth”, and delicious food, courtesy of Fishin’ Ships, Local Sauce, and Cupcake… Read More»

Support GMOW at Portland Greendrinks September Event!

We’re thrilled to invite you to this awesome opportunity to meet new people, enjoy a beautiful fall evening in Maine, play some lawn games, and drink delicious Maine brews – all to support the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend! The GMOW Planning Team is very excited to have been selected as the Portland Greendrinks Non-Profit partner.… Read More»

The Great Maine Outdoor Weekend is Succeeding in its Mission

Our mission in establishing the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend was to provide more opportunity for our friends and neighbors here in Maine to connect with the natural world, and get outside for fun, physical activity, & good health. And truth be told…it’s been more successful than we ever imagined! With the next GMOW on our doorstep (September 26-28, 2014)… Read More»

Dose of Inspiration – Hiking in Maine

The State of Maine is known for great hiking! And many of our Great Maine Outdoor Weekend events cover some of Maine’s classic hikes! Where is your favorite place to get out and hike in Maine? Have you done any of Maine’s classic hikes – Katahdin? Cadillac? Sugarloaf? Saddleback? Grafton Notch? Bradbury Mountain? Tumbledown? I think my top… Read More»