Media Coverage

The Northern Forest Canoe Trail is featured in a variety of local, regional, national, and international news sources.


11/29/17 – Aqua-Bound Blog: One Woman’s 53-day Journey on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

8/9/17 – St. Albans Messenger: Dangerous Dam Removed on Missisquoi River

6/18/17 – Adirondack Daily Enterprise: SUP Fest, Slide Show, Guideboat Talk Are Next In Paddling Lineup

6/6/17 – Adirondack Daily Enterprise: Celebrate Paddling Will Host Full Slate of Events

6/1/17 – International Journal of Wilderness: Fifteen Years of Changes; Campsites in the Allagash Wilderness Waterway

3/17/17 – Adirondack Daily Enterprise: Reel Paddling Film Festival Comes to Lake Placid

3/6/17 – Kingdom Guide: Paddling Destinations in the Northeast Kingdom

2/24/17 – AMC Outdoors: Go With the Flow: 8 Water Trails

2/1/2017 – The Paddler ezine, Early Spring 2017, Issue 34: Solo Thru-Paddle On The NFCT 2



12/21/16 – FlipKey, The Ultimate Adventure Bucket List for Travelers

December 2016, The Paddler ezine, Winter 2016, Issue 33, Solo Thru-paddle on the NFCT

December 2016, The Paddler ezine, Winter 2016, Issue 33, Part 2 of Paddlequest 1500

12/2/16, Mount Desert Islander, Northern Forest Canoe Trail topic of Grohoski talk

11/16/16, Adirondack Almanack, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Online Auction Fundraiser

11/16/16, Inside Outdoor Magazine, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Online Auction is Open

10/30/16, Press Republican, Town of Plattsburgh waterfront plan proceeds

10/25/16, Sun Community News, Town of Plattsburgh signs off on waterfront revitalization plan

10/24/16, Maine Today, Week 7 on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail: The end, and a shower, in sight

10/22/16, Adirondack Daily Enterprise, Passing through: Local women complete 740-mile paddle from Old Forge to Fort Kent, Maine

October 2016, The Paddler ezine, Autumn 2016, Issue 32, PaddleQuest 1500: An expedition to inspire outdoor desire 

10/22/16, The Berlin Daily Sun, Committee suspends nomination of Androscoggin River to state protection program

10/19/16, Maine Today, Northern Forest Canoe Trail, Week 6: A wet start and a weather delay on the way to the West Branch

10/12/16, Fiddlehead Focus, Scientist travels 740 miles to Fort Kent on a paddleboard

10/11/16, Maine Today, Week 5 on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail: Low Water Persists, but the Pace Quickens

10/6/16, Oboz Footwear, Canoeing the Allagash Wilderness Waterway

10/5/16,, Autumn Adirondack Adventure

10/3/16, Maine Today, Northern Forest Canoe Trail, Week 4: Crossing into Home State of Maine Marks Paddle’s Halfway Point

9/29/16, Adirondack Almanack, Improvements to Indian Carry Benefit Paddlers

9/28/16, Maine Today, Northern Forest Canoe Trail, Week 3: An Upstream Battle

9/27/16, RootsRated, Think you could paddle the longest canoe trail in the northeast?

9/15/16, WCSH 6 207, Marathon Paddler John Connelly (video)

9/12/16, Maine Today, Dispatches from the Northern Forest Canoe Trail: Week 2

9/11/16, Valley News, Have Paddle, Will Travel: Welcome Fall With Foliage-Inspired Waterway Forays

9/8/16, Maine Today, Dispatches from the Northern Forest Canoe Trail: Week 1

9/8/16, Adirondack Daily Enterprise, 90 miles of Classic paddling

8/24/16, Fiddehead Focus, Allagash celebrates 50th anniversary of Wilderness Waterway

September 2016, Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, Paddlequest 1500: John Connelly’s Epic Paddle

8/23/16, Intrepid Northeast, Paddlequest 1500 with John Connelly

8/22/16, New Hampshire Public Radio, The Longest Canoe Trail In The Northeast Marks Its First Decade

8/19/16, Maine Public Radio, The Longest Canoe Trail In The Northeast Marks Its First Decade

8/18/16, Vermont Public Radio, The Longest Canoe Trail In The Northeast Marks Its First Decade

7/27/16, The Irregular, Paddle across Haley Pond and walk to NFCT lean-to

7/21/16, The Independent, Travel guide to… New England in summer

7/15/16, The Berlin Daily Sun, New access ramp and stair case on Ammonoosuc River

7/14/16, My Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22, Efforts Move Forward to Remove the East Highgate Dam (video)

July 2016,, VIDEO: This Is A Fishing Adventure At It’s Best

7/9/16, Appalachian Trials, A Trail Less Traveled: The Northern Forest Canoe Trail

7/9/16, Press Republican, Town of Plattsburgh unveils draft waterfront plan

7/1/2016, Bangor Daily News, Maine paddler finishes 1,500-mile voyage in 70 days

7/1/16, Mountain Lake PBS, Cardboard Crafts (video)

July 2016, Vermont Sports, Rolling on the River

6/28/16, Adirondack Daily Enterprise, River cleaned up

6/28/16, Adirondack Daily Enterprise, It’s sink or swim for cardboard boaters in SL

6/26/16,, Man paddles from NY to Maine in 70 days 

6/25/16, Canoe & Kayak, John Connelly Finishes 1,500-mile PaddleQuest Expedition: Trip od a lifetime links Northern Forest Canoe Trail and Maine Island Trail

6/24/16, Good to Go, Just a bit from the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

6/21/16, Ocean Navigator, From river to coast via iPad

6/21/16, Adirondack Daily Enterprise, Guideboat builders talk about their craft

6/17/16, The Rangeley Highlander, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Board Maine Forestry Museum Visit

6/17/16, Adirondack Almanack, SUP Fest, Guideboat Panel, Cardboard Boat Race On Tap

6/8/16, Adirondack Daily Enterprise, Northern Forest Canoe Trail paddling festival this weekend

6/8/16, Canoe & Kayak Magazine, Featured Destination: The Adirondacks

6/8/16, Syracuse New Times, Beyond the Blue Line

6/1/16, The Sun, Wi-fi hubs operational in Long Lake

6/1/16, Press Republican, Sports Shorts; June 1, 2016

Summer 2016, Intrepid Northeast, Thru Paddling the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

5/27/16, Adirondack Almanack, NFCT Paddling Festival Coming to Saranac Lake

5/24/16,, Missisquoi Paddle-Pedal Fun for Entire Family

5/22/16, Saratogian, Paddlers festival planned in Adirondacks

5/21/16, Adirondack Daily Enterprise, All the way to Maine, again

5/19, Maine Today, 10 brag-worthy bucket list adventures in New England

5/19/16, The Berlin Daily Sun, River Nomination Postponed

5/14/16, Adirondack Daily Enterprise, Ready … set … paddle the Adirondacks

June 2016, Outside Magazine, Destinations: Weekend Escapes 2016

5/5/16, Press Republican, Sports Shorts: May 5, 2016

Summer 2016, VT Ski + Ride, Your Summer Bucket List: 14 things every Vermonter should do

4/26/16, Fiddlehead Focus, Film festival benefits Northern Forest Canoe Trail

4/21/16, Bangor Daily News, Paddling Film Festival coming to Orono

4/19/16, Berlin Daily Sun, Group Plans to Nominate Androscoggin River to NH Rivers Proterction Program

4/16/16, Adirondack Almanack, A Paddling Long Trail: The Northern Forest Canoe Route

4/13/16, New England Boating, NH Paddling Film Festival Tonight

4/12/16, Concord Insider, Catch the Reel Paddling Film Festival at Red River

4/11/16, Concord Monitor, Outdoor Adventures: Great dates for the future

4/5/2016, Northeast Explorer, Reel Paddling Film Festival tours Northeast in April

4/5/16, Sun Community News, Reel Paddling Film Festival returns to Lake Placid

4/1/16, Lake Placid News, Reel Paddling Film Festival returns to LPCA

3/16/16, Seven Days, Do You Canoe? Notes from a Paddlers Gathering

3/10/16, AMC Maine Chapter, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Film Festival

3/8/16, Valley News, Willem Lange: A Gathering of Wilderness Paddlers

2/24/16, Lake Placid News, Lynch takes on role as NFCT ambassador

2/12/16, Bangor Daily News, ‘Desperate Steps’: Maine writer delves into recent tragedies in the Northeast mountains

John Hopkins University, Northern Forest Canoe Trail: Summer Internship Program

2/1/16,, 2/1/16, Lake George Regional Park winter carnival to be director’s last event

Feb 2016, Small Boats Monthly, Crossing the Northeast by Canoe: Paddling the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

1/4/16,, McCabe to challenge Whittemore for state Senate seat: The Skowhegan Democrat will also leave his job as director of Lake George Regional Park for the Northern Forest Canoe Trail



New Hampshire Public Radio, December 18, 2015, A Warm December’s Christmas Gift: The Chance To Beat The Clock on Outdoors Work

Valley News, December 9, 2015, CRPT Talks Trails at Annual Meeting

InsideOutdoor, November 5, 2015, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Online Auction is Open

REI, October 2015, Exploring the Northern Forest Canoe Trail (NFCT) of New Hampshire and Maine

LOCALadk, Fall 2015, Epic Journey: Paddling from the Adirondacks to Maine on the NFCT, October 15, 2015, Northern Forest Canoe Trail reroutes portage path near Saranac River

Adirondack Express, September 28, 2015, Northern Forest canoe trail hiring community outreach coordinators, September 28, 2015, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Hiring Community Outreach Coordinators

Red Bank Catholic, September 21, 2015, Phys Ed Teacher Mr. Mautner Completes the 740-Mile Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Burlignton Free Press, September 17, 2015, Fall Fun Guide: Franklin County

RMS Journal, Fall 2015, RMS Chapters: Northeast

Portland Press Herald, September 6, 2015, Thru-paddler sees bright future for water trail

Lincoln County News, August 26, 2015, Bremen Adventurer Becomes First Woman to Solo Northern Forest Canoe Trail, August 2015, Four Lake Champlain Big-Water Crossings in a Seventeen-Foot Canoe??? You Gotta Be Kidding

Canoe & Kayak, July 29, 2015, Featured Destination: Saranac Lake, New York: An Adirondack getaway on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Adirondack Almanack, July 22, 2015, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Marks 15 Years

The Lowell Ledger, July 22, 2015, Lowell retiree kayaks 740 mile trail in 25 days

Conway Daily Sun, July, 10, 2015, Family Paddling Adventure: Caffreys of Fryeburg Complete 710-mile Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Concord Monitor, July 10, 2015, Active Outdoors: Three days on a bike in Vermont

RMS Journal, Summer 2015, Allagash Wilderness Waterway User Impact Study: A 15-Year Comparison

ACA Water Blog, July 4, 2015, Happy 4th of July & Stewardship Saturday, July 2015, Saranac River Canoe Trip

Your National Forests, Summer-Fall 2015, Best Places to Paddle on National Forests

Adirondack Express, June 28, 2015, Raquette Lake Sprint Challenge Race scheduled for July 11

AMC Outdoors, July/August 2015, Canoe Camping with Kids: An Overnight Adventure on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail, June 25, 2015, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Invites You to Paddle! (video)

Valley News, June 25, 2015, UVSSF Inching Closer to Whaleback Target / Missisquoi Pedal-Paddle

Vermont Public Radio, June 16, 2015, Slayton: Two Trails, June 16, 2015, New Wenonah “Cownoe” Benefits Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Fiddlehead Focus, June 10, 2015, First canoe adventurers of the summer arrive, June 9, 2015, Paddlers celebrate two of nation’s newest Wild and Scenic Rivers

The, June 9, 2015, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Turns 15

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, June 2015, Vol. 24, No. 4, Trail Talks: Northern Forest Canoe Trail, Maine Huts and Trails, June 8, 2015, Paddle and Pedal along the Northern Forest Canoe Trail in New Hampshire

Vermont Public Radio, June 8, 2015, From Trash To Treasure: North Country High School Students Clean Clyde Pond Campsites

Portland Press Herald, June 7, 2015, Maine Forestry Museum gets face-lift, June 4, 2015, Cownoe to support Vermont’s Missisquoi River, June 4, 2015, Upper Missisquoi & Trout Wild & Scenic Rivers Celebration on June 6

Vermont Public Radio, June 3, 2015, Vermont’s Rivers: Recreational Opportunities, Environmental Challenges (audio)

Canoe & Kayak, June 3, 2015, Industry Update: “Cownoe” To Support Vermont’s Missisquoi River

The, June 3, 2015, “Cownoe” To Support Vermont’s Missisquoi River, June 2, 2015, “Cownoe” To Support Vermont’s Missisquoi River: A One-of-a-kind Wenonah Canoe with Holstein cow Graphics

Burlington Free Press, May 28, 2015, BTV nonprofit raises big bucks for environment, May 27, 2015, Northern Forest Canoe Trail – Section 2

Berlin Daily Sun, May 26, 2015, Androscoggin River Committe welcomes passage of Balsams redevelopment bill

Boston Globe, May 16, 2015, Event Celebrates Wild and Scenic Vermont Rivers

Herkimer Telegram, May 5, 2015, Paddle the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Medford Wicked Local, April 30, 2015, 5 Things to Do This Week (May 1-8): Metro North

Valley News, April 26, 2015, Twin State Hikers Rejoice as Warm Season Nears

Travel New England, April 23, 2015, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Freshet Fest, April, 20, 2015, 1% for the Planet Announces New CEO

Berlin Daily Sun, April 15, 2015, Concerns raised over Balsams plan to pull water out of river

Concord Monitor, April 15, A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements: Northern Forest Canoe Trail Film Festival

Concord Monitor, April 14, 2015, The Insiders: Instead of paddling down a cold river, watch others do it at Red River

The Fishing Wire, April 13, 2015, Paddling Film Fest in Concord, N.H. April 15

50 Little Birds, April 3, 2015, No. 1 – Wood Duck – 50 Little Birds on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Lake Placid News, April 3, 2015, Transitioning from winter’s ice into springtime melt, March 24, 2015, Spring series on outdoor adventures planned

KanoSport, January 2015, In 47 dagen op en neer langs de Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Vermont Summer/Fall Vacation Guide 2015, January 2015, Paddle Through Vermont’s Past & Present on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail, January 19, 2015, Adirondack dam plan to improve salmon, trout habitat

The Coös Networks, January 15, 2015, The days are getting longer – time to plan for summer adventures!

Adirondack Almanack, January 13, 2015, DEC To Modify Dam For Spawning Salmon



Poughkeepsie Journal, December 29, 2014, Strolling back through 2014

Portland Press Herald, December 25, 2014, Sale preserves public access to Moosehead Lake shoreline

Bangor Daily News, December 24, 2014, State uses federal funds to acquire and protect 2 miles of Moosehead Lake shoreline

LOCALadk, Winter 2014, Through Paddler’s Companion

Canoe & Kayak, December 15, 2014, Rides: John Stookey’s Souris River Quetico

Waynesville Daily Guide, October 14, 2014, Travel Blog: Moosehead Lake part of the historic Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, October 2014, Vol. 23, No. 7, Lakes of October: Exploring the Connecticut Lakes Region of New Hampshire

Wayne Post, Sept 12, 2014, Hitchhiking and canoeing the Erie Canal against the current

The, August 2014, Issue 19, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Through-Paddler’s Companion

Canoe & Kayak, August 26, 2014, Goods for the Northern Forest Canoe Trail: At 740 miles with 53 miles of portages, you need to pack smart on the NFCT

Addison Independent, August 22, 2014, Paddle of a lifetime: Macfarlane completes 740-mile canoe trek

Vermont Sports, August 2014, Vol. 24, No.9, Northern Forest Canoe Trail: Still loving it after 740 miles & 28 soggy days

Canoe & Kayak, July 24, 2014, Life on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail: Eric McIntyre learns a lot about canoeing, and himself, on 740-mile canoe route

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, July/August 2014, Vol. 23, No. 5, Give Loons Some Space and NFCT Offers Two Ways to Get on the Water

University of Southern Maine, June 30, 2014, USM Professors Develop Unique “Northern Forest Canoe Trail” Online Course

Bangor Daily News, June 22, 2014, Completing 740-mile canoe trip is one way to spend a 21st birthday

Lake Placid News, June 20, 2014, NFCT paddlers rescued on Saranac River, June 13, 2014, Best Outdoor Attractions in New Hampshire | 2014 Editors’ Choice Awards

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, June 11, 2014, New NFCT guidebook for through paddlers, June 6, 2014, Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Poughkeepsie Journal, June 4, 2014, Hike of the Week: Canoe trip Part II severe

St. John Valley Times, May 30, 2014, NFCT reminds users of the trail to avoid loon nests

Poughkeepsie Journal, May 28, 2014, Hiking: Journey goes through Vermont, Canada, May 22, 2014, Vendors invited to register for three major logging museum events

Canoe & Kayak, May 21, 2014, Northern Forest Canoe Trail gets a new leader, May 8, 2014, Connecting the dots of the canoe trail

VTDigger, May 4, 2014, In This State: The man who tends the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, May 2014, Vol. 23, No. 3, N.F.C.T. Welcomes Karrie Thomas as New Executive Director

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, April 26, 2014, NFCT to host Trail Maintainer Jamboree

Concord Monitor, April 18, 2014, Active Outdoors: Join the club for more fun

Concord Monitor, April 15, 2014, Paddling Film Fest

WCAX News, April 10, 2014, Worldwide film festival for outdoor enthusiasts in the region (video)

WMUR New Hampshire, April 9, 2014, Rapid Media’s Reel Paddling Film Festival World Tour comes to NH

BlueWatersGreenForest, April 7, 2014, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Video and Burgeoning Spring Inspire Paddling, April 5, 2014, New Hampshire boasts some of the best wilderness paddling in the world

Republican-American, April 5, 2014, A park-and-go getaway

Outside Television, April 4, 2014, Facing Waves – The Northern Forest Canoe Trail (video)

Concord Monitor, April 4, 2014, Active Outdoors: Planning a park-and-go getaway

Press Republican, April 3, 2014, Outdoor Briefs: Reel Paddling Film Festival set for Friday

Valley News, April 2, 2014, NFCT Brings in Thomas

Eagle Tribune, April 2, 2014, State presents outdoor adventure series

Talking Trash: ACA Stewardship Newsletter, Spring 2014, ACA’s Club Fostered Stewardship Program Winners

Canoe & Kayak, May 2014, Cannonball Runners: The Adirondacks’ Outlaw 90-Miler declassified

LOCALadk Magazine, Spring 2014, Northern Forest Explorers

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, March 1, 2014, NFCT names new director

Weekly Adirondack, February 27, 2014, Northern Forest Canoe Trail welcomes Karrie Thomas as new Exec. Director

Valley Reporter, February 27, 2014, Thomas is the new Northern Forest Canoe Trail director

Stowe Reporter, February 27, 2014, Vt. folk music history discussion

RMS Journal, Winter 2013, Vol 26 No 4, Clean-Drain-Dry for Paddlers: An Instructional Film from the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Stowe Reporter, January 30, 2014, Canoe trail discussion at Town and Country

The Berlin Daily Sun, January 24, 2014, Fair highlights summer outdoor opportunities for North Country youth, January 20, 2014, Northern Forest Canoe Trail bids farewell To Kate Williams

Valley News, January 17, 2014, Outdoor Clubs Look for Leaders

Lake Placid News, January 10, 2014, Williams moves on from NFCT

Valley Reporter, January 9, 2014, Williams to leave Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Dive News Network, January 2, 2014, Paddling with an Eye on Aquatic Invasive Species

Scuba & H2O, January 2014, Vol. 18 Issue 1, Paddling with an Eye on Aquatic Invasive Species



The Last Green Valley, December 2013, Stop the Spread of Invasive Species, December 11, 2013, Northern Forest Canoe Trail – Executive Director Position

Addison County Independent, December 5, 2013, Addison man paddles 750 miles in canoe of his own design, Fall/Winter 2013 The Cranberry Lake 50: Your Next Adirondack Adventure

Portland Press Herald, October 6, 2013, Maine Woods Forever celebrating vital part of state’s history

Adirondack Explorer, September/October 2013, Rollin’ on the Raquette

Vermont Invasives, September 30, 2013, Preventing the Spread of Aquatic Invasive Species along the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, September 17, 2013, Conference draws 270 professional outdoor writers, September 4, 2013, Clean, Drain, Dry for Paddlers

Press Republican, September 1, 2013, 90 miles to learn all sorts of lessons in a boat

New Hampshire Magazine, September 2013, Take a Family Canoe and Camping Trip

Portland Press Herald, August 28, 2013, Quimby Family Foundation announces 57 grant awards, August 25, 2013, North Country trails featured on NH website

The Republic, August 25, 2013, North Country hiking, paddling trails listed on NH website

New England Cable News, August 25, 2013, North Country trails featured on NH website

New Hampshire Grand, August 2013, Grand Trails of Coös County, August 25, 2013, North Country trails featured on NH website, August 25, 2013, North Country trails featured on NH website

The Paddler ezine, August 2013, Issue 11, Northern Forest Canoe Trail: Part 2, August 11, 2013, Places To Go & Things to See North on Maine’s High Peaks Scenic Byway!

Concord Monitor, August 4, 2013, Outdoor Adventures: Establish base camp at Moose Brook State Park

Daily Bulldog, July 27, 2013, Rangeley’s 33rd annual Logging Festival parade a big draw, July 19, 2013, Sudbury man on mission to kayak entire Connecticut River Sugarloaf, July 18, 2013, Cheers to Emma & Emily! They paddled the 740 mile Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Canoe & Kayak, July 17, 2013, A Humble King

Seven Days, July 17, 2013, A Writer Follows the Water in Adirondack Park

RMS Hournal, Summer 2013, Paddle Nation Gets Youth Paddling Around the Country

Concord Monitor, July 13, 2013, Active Outdoors: Volunteer Weekend

The News & Sentinel, July 10, 2013, Floating Along

Vermont Sports Magazine, July 5, 2013, 8 Great Things To Do in Newport & Jay

Colebrook Chronicle, July 5, 2013, North Country Celebrates Independence Day 2013 (photo of NFCT parade float p. 8)

WCAX The :30, July 5, 2013, Paddling safety in high waters (includes video)

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, July/August 2013 Vol. 22 No. 5, A Man, A Plan, A Trail, Fantastic!

The Paddler ezine, July 2013, Issue 10, Northern Forest Canoe Trail: Part 1

St. John Valley Times, June 25, 2013, Grants available for local youth to participate in Allagash canoe trip, Channel 5 Burlington Vt. & Plattsburgh, NY, June 23, 2013, Peter Macfarlane reflects on completing 740-mile canoe trek, June 8, 2013, Serenity Vs. Storm-Shattered: Adventures on a Maine Lake

Daily Bulldog, June 5, 2013, A journey of 740 miles comes to an end

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, June 2013 Vol.22 No.4, Northern Forest Explorers Ready for Registrations

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, June 1, 2013, Through paddlers hit the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

ecoRI news, May 2013, Canoeing Trio to Paddle Across Ocean State, Channel 6 Portland, May 26, 2013, Maine couple faces weather, crime on 740 mile paddle (includes video)

Houston Chronicle, May 26, 2013, Tourism reaches beyond beaches in NH, Maine, Vt.

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, May 25, 2013, ADE outdoor writer places in national contest

Weekly Adirondack, May 24, 2013, British soldier hits the canoe trail

Daily Bulldog, May 19, 2013, On a 740-mile canoe trek: Resupply, postcards delivered and plenty of adventure

Canton Patch, May 16, 2013, Paddling Film Festival Arrives in Collinsville! News Channel 5, May 16, 2013, Vermonter to test the waters on 740 mile canoe trip: Peter Macfarlane prepares to canoe Northern Forest Canoe Trail (includes video)

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, May 11, 2013, NFCT youth program registration

ThePaddler, May 2013, Issue 8, Ready for registrations

Section Hiker, May 2013, The Northern Forest Canoe Trail: In the Footsteps of History

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, May 2013 Vol.22 No.3, NFCT Receives Grant to Work on Nature Deficit Disorder

Daily Bulldog, April 30, 2013, Class following Farmington native’s low-tech, 740-mile canoe adventure

The Wall Street Journal, April 24, 2013, Paddlers depart on 740-mile journey from NY to ME

Inside Outdoor magazine, April 24, 2013, ‘First’ Paddlers of the Season Tackle Northern Forest Canoe Trail, April 23, 2013, Daily Photo: Northern Forest, April 23, 2013, Paddlers depart on 740-mile journey from NY to ME

Maine Woods Discovery, April 19, 2013, Maine 5-Day Paddling Itinerary

St. John Valley Times, April 18, 2013, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Spring Freshet Auction is underway

Concord Patch, April 17, 2013, Red River Theatres Hosts Reel Paddling Film Festival Thursday

Adirondack Express, April 16, 2013, New invasive species signs going up on the Moose River

1% For the Planet, April 15, 2013, Paddling towards Sustainability

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, April 2013 Vol. 22 No. 2, Success Is No Surprise to MITA’s Earliest Members

Connecticut Post, Apr 13, Film festival in NH celebrates canoeing, kayaking, Apr 12, Northern Forest Canoe Trail awarded grant from Merrell and Outdoor Nation to reconnect millennials to the outdoors

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, Apr 11, Reel Paddling Film Festival Thursday, Apr 10, 2013, Reel Paddling Film Festival at Red River Theatres

New Hampshire Fish & Game, Apr 9, Reel Paddling Film Festival – Red River Theatres, April 18, 2013, Apr 4, 2013, Free Outdoor Adventure Talks: Get Kayaking!

Bangor Daily News, Mar 26, 2013, Film festival on canoeing arrives in Wiscasset, Mar 14, 2013, Reel Paddling Film Festival, Feb 28, 2013, Vermont, the Healthiest State to Host Several Sports & Endurance Events this Spring to September

Outdoor Enthusiast, Feb 27, 2013, Places to Play in Northern New England

WAMC Northeast Public Radio, Feb 19, 2013, New Report Shows Importance of Outdoor Recreation Revenues (includes audio)

Lake Champlain Basin Program, Casin’ the Basin E-News, January 2013, Water Trail Targets Aquatic Invasive Species

Open Space Institute, Jan 8, 2013, Historic Adirondack Marion River Canoe Trail Preserved



Bangor Daily News, Dec 3, 2012, Allagash crews accomplished much in 2012

The Weekly Adirondack, Nov 15, 2012, Local committee forms to assist with Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Union Leader, Nov  8, 2012, Conference tells North Country businesses that social media’s good but snow is better

Lake Champlain Basin Program, Nov 7, 2012, Water Trail Targets Aquatic Invasive Species

The Art of Manliness, Oct 30, 2012, Paddle Away From Civilization: 4 Amazing Wilderness Canoe Trips to Take

Bangor Daily News, Oct 23, 2012, Land for Maine’s Future bond is good for business

Portland Press Herald, Oct 7, 2012, Worth the Trip: Rangeley’s range of outdoor activities makes it a favorite, September 19, 2012, Best Spost for VT Leaf Peeping by Boat (VIDEO)

Common Good Vermont, September 18, 2012, VT Community Foundation Awards $180,000 to 12 Nonprofits

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, September 14, 2012, Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge partners with Northern Forest Canoe Trail to promote Aquatic Invasive Plant Education

Canoe & Kayak, September 12, 2012, 90-Mile Monster: An epic 30th running of the Adirondack Canoe Classic

Travel New England, September 12, 2012, Fall Foliage from the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, September 7, 2012, True classic launched for the 30th annual

West Hartford News, August 28, 2012, REI offers $3.9 million to help environment, improve recreation

Bangor Daily News, August 13, 2012, Conservation can help businesses, communities in Lake region

Press Republican, August 5, 2012, Evening indoors teaches much about outdoors, July 30, 2012, Monday July 30th: The Northern Forest Canoe Trail  (VIDEO)

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, July 28, 2012, A life lesson on the water

Travel New England, July 27, 2012, Northern Forest Canoe Trail’s Annual 740 Miles in One Day – July 28, 2012, July 23, 2012, Paddlers face weekend challenge (includes video interview with NFCT Director of Partnerships & Marketing Kevin Mack)

St. John Valley Times, July 23, 2012, Special day planned on Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, July 19, 2012, ADK presents ‘A Journey on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail’, July 18, 2012, 5 Must-Visit Destinations in the Northeast

Outside Magazine, July 11, 2012, The Best East Coast Adventures: Canoe Touring

Alexandria Times, July 6, 2012, Alexandria brothers poised to paddle 350 miles of Maine wilderness to raise money, July 4, 2012, Daunting canoe trip requires preparation, courage: Conquering U.S.’s sixth largest lake in NFCT’s Section No. 4 takes planning

The Saratogian, July 1, 2012, Adirondack Folk School offers courses on traditional crafts

Canoe & Kayak, July 2012, Feel Good, Do Good: 5 paddling trips to boost your travel karma

Travel New England, June 29, 2012, Interview with Kate Williams, Executive Director of the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

AAA Northern New England, July/August 2012, It Takes a River

Canoe & Kayak, June 28, 2012, Borderline Crazy: Border security land grab threatens paddling’s sacred ground

Vermont Public Radio, June 21, 2012, Slayton: Canoe Trip (includes audio), June 17, 2012, Flatwater Kayaking in Maine

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, June 13, 2012, Paddlers list Saranac lakes as good place for skinny dipping, June 10, 2012, The Tip: paddling safety tips

Fiddlehead Focus, June 10, 2012, Kids wanted for a summer outdoor paddling adventure, June 8, 2012, Lange: River Camping, June 6, 2012, Outdoor musts: Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Republican American, June 2, 2012, Camp project helps blow off steam

Concord Monitor, June 1, 2012, Satisfaction guaranteed upon volunteering

BDNMaine, May 24, 2012, 2,200-mile canoe trek leads Minnesota couple to Belfast for good, May 21, 2012, Hiking – National Trails Day

Press Republican, May 20, 2012, DEC unveils draft Taylor Pond unit management plan

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, May 19, 2012, At rest in the lonesome wind

New York Ag Connection, May 17, 2012, DEC Issues Draft for Taylor Pond Wild Forest

Canoe & Kayak, May 9, 2012, Behind the Scenes: ‘Through Paddle’: Mike Lynch documents the NFCT by paddling every mile of it, May 8, 2012, Reel Paddling Film Festival Comes To Canton

Travel New England, May 8, 2012, Some Safe Paddling Tips from the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

WRENzine, Summer 2012, Gently Down the Stream…with the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Vermont Sports Today, May 1, 2012, Welcome, Don’t Make Yourself Comfortable

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, April 26, 2012, Long journey gets off to cold start

The Valley Reporter, April 26, 2012, World Paddling Film Tour at the Big Picture

Adirondack Life, April 26, 2012, On the Waterfront, April 25, 2012, World-class Paddling Film Tour Coming to Portland

Adirondack Almanack, April 25, 2012, Mike Lynch Film to Debut in Lake Placid, April 23, 2012, Paddling Film Fest To Stop in Canton

Vermont Paddling, April 20, 2012, Get Ready for a Trip on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, April 19, 2012, Paddling films benefit Northern Forest Canoe Trail

The Hippo, April 17, 2012, Eat It Up: How to choose your own adventure in NH

Concord Monitor, April 15, 2012, Pondering paddling: Options abound in state and out, April 13, 2012, Flat-water Canoeing & Kayaking at MH&T

The Irregular, April 11, 2012, Canoe trail’s youth program registration closes May 27

Lake Placid News, April 11, 2012, Must-see paddling movie at the LPCA

Adirondack Express, April 10, 2012, Record summer expected for youth program

Canoe & Kayak, April 6, 2012, Northern Forest Explorers: Helping Kids Get on the Water

Adirondack Almanack, April 3, 2012, Adirondack Family Activites: Paddling Safely in Spring

Swamp Donkey Adventures, April 3, 2012, Outdoor Adventure Talk April 4: Paddle the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Londonderry News, April 3, 2012, A Virtual Paddle Through of Longest Water Trail in US, April 3, 2012, Northern Forest Canoe Trail presentation Wednesday in Concord

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, March/April 2012, News & Notes: Reel Paddling

The Weekly Adirondack, March 29, 2012, Northern Forest Canoe Trail seeking youths for summer program, March 31, 2012, Outdoor Adventure Talk Apr. 4: Paddle the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

New Hampshire Fish & Game, uploaded March 26, 2012, Northern Forest Canoe Trail (video)

North Adams Transcript, March 23, 2012, Go to a paddle show

Concord Monitor, March 23, 2012, Come inside…for a little while, March 22, 2012, NFCT Waterway Work Trips

NETRAILHEAD.COM, March 20, 2012, Reel Paddling Film Festival

Londonderry News, March 18, 2012, Fish and Game Host Outdoor Adventure Talks, February 16, 2012, Kids have winter adventure trip to Chesuncook, February 12, 2012, Romance: It’s not all hearts and flowers, February 5, 2012, Northern Forest Canoe Trail through-paddler film

Moosehead Matters, January 31, 2012, Northern Forest Youth Program includes winter trip

Press Republican, January 15, 2012, Writer to give slideshow on 740-mile canoe trail

Travel New England, January 13, 2012, Internship Opportunities with the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Kennebec Journal, January 12, 2012, Travelin’ Maine(rs): Rangeley year-round destination

Hamilton County Express, January 6, 2012, Blueway Trail Strategy awards $110,000 locally, January 2, 2012, Easy Adventure: Going Guided On An Errol Exploration



Berlin Daily Sun, December 29, 2011, Report promotes developing Androscoggin corridor

Mainebiz, December 28, 2011, Recreation corridors touted for Maine

Adirondack Express, December 28, 2011, CAP-21 announces Blueway Trail projects

Bangor Daily News, December 27, 2011, Report urges development of ‘recreation corridors,’ including 3 in Maine

Portland Press Herald, December 24, 2011, Funding for projects may be headed to Maine

University of Southern Maine, Dec 2011, Muskie Professor Serves as Principal Investigator for National Park Service Study Advocating Increased Spending on New England’s Recreational Corridors, December 22, 2011, $1.47 million in VHCB funding to assist households affected by Hurricane Irene

Communities & Banking, Winter 2012, Collaborating to Revitalize Northern Forest Tourism

Vermont Sports Magazine, December 2011, Curing ‘Nature Deficit Disorder’ with Canoes

Vermont Sports, November 22, 2011, Canoe Trail Improves Thanks to Volunteers

The Irregular, November 9, 2011, Annual auction for canoe trail underway

Berlin Daily Sun, November 4, 2011, Northern N.H. Tourism Conference draws over 100 people 

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, November 2011, News & Notes: Trail News, October 23, 2011, 2nd Northern NH Tourism Conference Nov. 2

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, October 22, 2011, Invasives, electric motors and great photos

Daily Report, October 21, 2011,  An epic journey: Solo practitioner takes on – back to back – the Northern Forest Canoe Trail and the Appalachian Trail

Bangor Daily News, October 4, 2011, Businesses help promote Northern Forest Canoe Trail for youth

Adirondack Almanack, September 26, 2011, Paddling the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Concord Monitor, September 25, 2011, Get your color on

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, September  17, 2011, Completing the journey

Lake Placid News, September 17, 2011, Completing the journey 

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, September 10, 2011, Homemade root beer and fudge

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, September 2011, Missisquoi Pastoral Paddle: Northern Forest Canoe Trail 

Bangor Daily News, September 9, 2011, Northern Forest Canoe Trail offers fall paddle sampler

Eastern Slopes, September 5, 2011, Three Days on the Water in Northern New Hampshire and Maine: Lake Umbagog, the Magalloway and Kennebago Rivers

Travel New England, September 5, 2011, Autumn Paddles along the Northern Forest Canoe Trail in New England and Quebec

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, September 3, 2011, Fellow paddlers and strong storms in Jackman 

Embark, September 1, 2011, Wild day on the Allagash

Portland Press Herald, August 30, 2011, Go with the flow

American Profile, August 21-27, 2011, Tidbits

Boston Globe, August 21, 2011, Paddlers’ paradise

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, August 20, 2011, Showdown in Groveton

The Valley Voice, August 14, 2011, Volunteers on the Trails – a Key Piece of Trail Management

Tumalo Creek Blog, August 7, 2011, Northern Forest Canoe Trail: Learning from successful paddle trail projects

The Miami Herald, August 7, 2011, Rugged adventure draws visitors to central Maine

Outdoor Retailer Daily, August 6, 2011, All Terrain presents $1000 to the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Adirondack Daily Enterprise,  August 6, 2011, Walking the Grand Portage

Bangor Daily News, August 3, 2011, 1,017 miles paddled in one day

Lincoln County News, August 3, 2011, Chandler Nears $10,000 Goal In Her ‘Paddle For Hope’

Vermont Sports, August 1, 2011, Outside Picks NFCT as Best Canoe Trail

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, July 30, 2011, How did you sleep last night?

Canoe & Kayak, July 29, 2011, 25 Days on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Outdoor Industry Association, July 28, 2011, Rural Youth Get Out on the River

Canoe & Kayak, July 28, 2011, One-day wonder: Paddle the Northern Forest Canoe Trail at this Saturday’s Inclusive Event

The Adirondack Express, July 26, 2011, Regional event seeks to break watery record

Fiddlehead Focus, July 25, 2011, 740-miles in a day event this Saturday

Adirondack  Daily Enterprise, July 23, 2011, Across Lake Champlain and beyond

Bangor Daily News, July 21, 2011, Canoe trail gets rural youth out on the river

Vermont Today, July 21, 2011, Canoe group holds 740-mile event, July 20, 2011, Vt canoe group sponsoring 740-mile event, July 20, 2011, Vt canoe group sponsoring 740-mile event

Lincoln County News, July 20, 2011, Chandler Reaches Fort Kent, Finishing Paddle For Hope, July 20, 2011, Vt canoe group sponsoring 740-mile event, July 19, 2011, Long Lake Kids on Paddling Adventure

Bangor Daily News, July 19, 2011, Canoe trail aims to get you on the water

Fiddlehead Focus, July 19, 2011, Moxie is first dog to complete Northern Forest Canoe Trail, July 17, 2011, Hike, bike, paddle, pedal, surf, raft, or cruise

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, July 16, 2011, An introduction to urban paddling

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, July 9, 2011, Kindness makes for smooth sailing

Northeast Explorer, July 6, 2011, Writer Prepares to Tackle 740-Mile Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Outdoor Magazine, July 5, 2011, All Terrain’s Grant Campaign Boosts 3 Organizations

SNEWS, July 5, 2011, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Wins First All Terrain Cares Grant

Travel New England, July 4, 2011, New England – A Great Paddling Destination

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, July 2, 2011, Gearing up for the 740-mile paddle

Fiddlehead Focus, July 1, 2011, Four canoeists finish 740-mile canoe trip

Lake Placid News, July 1, 2011, Gearing up for the 740-mile paddle

The Caledonian-Record, June 28, 2011, Northern Forest Canoe Trail Receives Top Honors

Adirondack Express, June 28, 2011, Youth outdoor adventure opportunities are available

The Advocate, June 24, 2011,