300-mile canoe trip to commemorate the 150th anniversary

Posted by: MBR on Sun May 18th, 2014 8:39 am
Deirdre Fleming: Thoreauís legacy in good handsThe great conservationistís trip is being retraced.This weekend, a group of more than a dozen people are embarking from Moose-head Lake on a 300-mile canoe trip to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the publication of Henry David Thoreauís book, ďThe Maine Woods.Ē The group of guides, scholars and Penobscot Indians plan to retrace the third of Thoreauís three trips through Maineís remote forestland...Read more: http://www.pressherald.com/sports/Deird ... ands_.html