Balancing Chaos

#34 Interview with Melanie, from the Maine Highlands!

June 14, 2018

When your state's motto is literally "VACATIONLAND," people have questions about traveling here. While most people think "Lobsters and Lighthouses," there is SO much more to visiting Maine. Melanie is the grant manager for the Maine Highlands, a beautiful region of the state that is anchored by our hometown, Bangor, and includes one of the endpoints of the Appalachian Trail, Mt. Katahdin. Melanie shares her best tips and secret gems of the Highlands.

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Mentioned on the podcast

Moosehead Pinnacle Pursuit

Maine's Needhams: A Sweet Treat Of Earthy Potatoes

Maine Whoopie Pie Festival

Specialty Sweets

Maine Needham Whoopie Pie

Anthony Bourdain No Reservations S06E12: Maine

Flatlanders Smokehouse, Patten, Maine

Katahdin Cruises



Our Favorite Things

Kelley: Back Cove Trail, Portland


Melanie: Her new cat! 

black cat 


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