My Maine Squeeze

Day 145 / Mile 16,665

After sprinting through Boston to avoid the marathon traffic and crossing quickly through NH, I finally arrived in the NE corner of America. 

 A bit heavy on the opinion. I really liked it here, but other states may think otherwise. 

A bit heavy on the opinion. I really liked it here, but other states may think otherwise. 

 This would be a great horror film set. Imagine a full mooned night, a cold wind, and an axe yielding psycho chasing you... AHHHHHH!

This would be a great horror film set. Imagine a full mooned night, a cold wind, and an axe yielding psycho chasing you... AHHHHHH!

 I made it to Portland and rushed to this famous lighthouse, but was 10 min late to watch the sun set. I still got to see this beautiful colorshow though!

I made it to Portland and rushed to this famous lighthouse, but was 10 min late to watch the sun set. I still got to see this beautiful colorshow though!

 I hadn't planned on going further than Portland, but knew I wouldn't be seeing the ocean for a lone time so I made an impromptu nature trip to Acadia. It's gorgeous here, glad I went for it.

I hadn't planned on going further than Portland, but knew I wouldn't be seeing the ocean for a lone time so I made an impromptu nature trip to Acadia. It's gorgeous here, glad I went for it.

 A beaver did some serious work here. Just a couple more meals and it's TIIIIMMMBERRRRRR!

A beaver did some serious work here. Just a couple more meals and it's TIIIIMMMBERRRRRR!

 Beaver Island Lodge has rooms available.

Beaver Island Lodge has rooms available.

 The lobster game here is on point.

The lobster game here is on point.

 Someday I'll have a fishin' hut like this, where we'll drink whiskey and tell long winded stories.

Someday I'll have a fishin' hut like this, where we'll drink whiskey and tell long winded stories.

 Even though it wasn't a big mountain, the trail was still covered in snow and carrying a full camera bag made it a good hike.

Even though it wasn't a big mountain, the trail was still covered in snow and carrying a full camera bag made it a good hike.

 Bubble Rock Christ Air!

Bubble Rock Christ Air!

 Out in the countryside was this decaying home, with a seriously cool roof.

Out in the countryside was this decaying home, with a seriously cool roof.

 Another greatly weathered farm home that I couldn't resist photographing.

Another greatly weathered farm home that I couldn't resist photographing.

 Art will always be subjective, and why it's such an interesting topic.

Art will always be subjective, and why it's such an interesting topic.

  LITTO  may be the Hubcap King of the West, but the throne of the East belongs to this man. 

LITTO may be the Hubcap King of the West, but the throne of the East belongs to this man. 

 The horder game is strong here.

The horder game is strong here.

Out in the middle of nowhere near a little lake, I stumbled upon an awesome little abandoned resort. I bet years ago this was a great getaway vacation spot.

 My grandmother had this same midcentury kitchen chair.

My grandmother had this same midcentury kitchen chair.

 I saw some worried neighbors watching me through their window, possibly armed with shotguns, so I refrained from jumping the fence.

I saw some worried neighbors watching me through their window, possibly armed with shotguns, so I refrained from jumping the fence.

 Somebody get a water pump and drain this pool. ...SK8 or DIE!

Somebody get a water pump and drain this pool. ...SK8 or DIE!

 Those colors tho.

Those colors tho.

 More art, more fun.

More art, more fun.

 Maine is the end of my line for going North East. It's all a swirly route back towards California from here.

Maine is the end of my line for going North East. It's all a swirly route back towards California from here.

Now I'm off to find one of those famous Lobstah Rolls!