Take a Ride in the Country

Have you explored Jackman by ATV yet? There are over 300 miles of superb trail riding for the adventurous sportsman. “The best trails in the state” and “fantastic rides this weekend” are just some of the comments the visitors are sharing. Why not tour the countryside by ATV and see what you’ve been missing? Journey… Continue reading



Fourth of July in Jackman!

July Fourth, Independence Day, commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. The thirteen original colonies formed the United States of America, a brand new nation. Each year, citizens celebrate this special occasion with parades, fireworks, barbecues, games, and special events. Parade, Magic Show, Food, and Fireworks please adults and children alike. In Jackman, Maine,… Continue reading


Summertime Recreation in Jackman ~ The Sally Mountain Hike

The Sally Mountain Hike, one of my favorite hikes in Jackman, boasts of a splendid panoramic view of Attean Lake and majestic mountains. The 4.8 miles, give or take,  appeals to hikers who enjoy moderate to strenuous adventures. How Did Sally Mountain Get its Name? Captain Samuel Holden was the first to call this remote… Continue reading


Jackman-Moose River Memorial Day Honor Activities

Memorial Day, also known as Decoration Day, is a federal holiday to remember those who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. The Memorial Day parade starts at the Jackman Town Office at 10:00 a.m. and proceeds down Main Street, stopping occasionally for a ceremony along the way. A luncheon will be held… Continue reading


History Trail Guide of the Moose River Valley

Mystery…strange disappearances… Visitors of all ages enjoy the Trail Guide of the Moose River Valley. This publication delves into the rich history of interesting spots along the Old Canada Road National Scenic Byway, starting at the museum right on Main Street in Jackman. Curiosity guided Anita Della Fera, the author, as she researched locations of… Continue reading


ATV Riding in the Country

Are you looking for adventure? Fun, excitement, and new experiences await you on the ATV trails in Jackman, Maine! The awe-inspiring beauty of majestic mountains, pristine streams, and cool, refreshing forest air rejuvenate visitors as they explore the vast countryside. Savor a picnic lunch at a resting spot that overlooks a peaceful valley, or capture… Continue reading



Jackman Maine Birding in Springtime

Jackman, with its surrounding habitat of woods, fields, and waterways, provides optimal opportunities not only for viewing birds as they return from migration to build their fine nests of grass and twigs, but also those that ruffed the cold Maine winter. Visitor birders enjoy the sport of spotting and identifying various species, including the Boreal… Continue reading