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Small Adventures

The Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors guide to cruising on the Maine coast. Choose from the articles below to travel with Ben Ellison and Gizmo.

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Northeast Harbor

Inner Northeast Harbor is naturally snug and well-protected

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Little Cranberry Island

Docking, dining, and hiking—plus views of Mount Desert Island.

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Robinhood, Riggs Cove

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Robinhood, Riggs Cove

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Rockland Harbor

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Rockland Harbor, End to End

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Scarborough Marsh

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Scarborough Marsh

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Prouts Neck

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Prouts Neck

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Burnt Island, North Haven

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Burnt Island, North Haven

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Frenchboro, Long Island

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Frenchboro, Long Island

The Other Swan Island: A Jewel on the Kennebec

Swan Island is accessible only by boat. Thus it is a haven for wildlife, and a camping, paddling, and hiking adventure unto itself.

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Hog Island

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Hog Island, Muscongus Bay

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Cobscook Bay

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Cobscook Bay

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Fort Point, Stockton Springs

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Fort Point, Stockton Springs

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Eastport

Gunkholing with Gizmo: Eastport

Gunkholing with Gizmo: The "M" Bays

Gunkholing with Gizmo; The "M" Bays

Sweet Chariot Music Festival

A folk music show is like a schooner exactly how?