Category: maine outdoor adventure club


Waiting for Goose Eye

All Aboard the Slow Train chimed Phil’s email: a Mahoosuc Traverse for Columbus Day Weekend”. I knew I was in, having wanted to do “the Notch” for years: the “hardest mile on the AT”. And at 5 miles a day even this weekend backpacker could probably handle it.   The trip began auspiciously enough: the…



Over one hundred people attended this year’s rendition of the annual MOAC (Maine Outdoors Adventure Club) holiday party. It was held at Ann Tarbell’s beautiful cliffside home with seaside views of the Portland Head light and Gulf of Maine. As with all MOAC events there was hardly ANY food to be had (OF COURSE I…