... I come here to sink into a world that too many of us skate across.
I come here to remember what it's like to live deep instead of wide.
- Columnist Ellen Goodman writing of time on Casco Bay in "A Sense of Place" (which appears in her book Paper Trail)
Each season in Maine holds its own natural bounty, with a rich array of wildlife and plants making outdoor explorations a treat at all times of the year. These pages feature some natural wonders to look for and some local delicacies to sample—each month of the year.
For a full array of nature-based events and programs available throughout Maine in each season, please see our Activity Search page.