Sammy Solo's Salute to the Maliseet Trail
Shortly after I put up the site, someone asked by daughter "How do you like Sammy's website?" and her answer was "It is OK if you are into that kind of stuff, and if you arn't there are lots of cool pictures."
So, in honour of that answer, and for those of you who are arn't "..into that kind of stuff.." here are just the pictures from the site.
The Starting Group Picture and the Ending Group Picture
Day 0: Evening of Friday, May 20, 2005 - Camping in Hay Settlement, NBDay 1: Saturday, May 21, 2005 - The Benton Portage and on to Molly's Rock on the Eel River.
Day 2: Sunday, May 22, 2005 - Molly's Rock to a point above Stafford's Mills
PIC - Poling Up The Eel
PIC - Traditional Portaging Up The Eel
Day 3: Monday, May 23, 2005 - Above Stafford's Mills on the Eel to North Lake.
Pic Camping on the Upper Eel River
Pic Crossing Eel River Lake
Pic Portage from Eel River Lake to North Lake
Day 4: Tuesday, May 24, 2005 - North Lake to Cleave's Landing on the Baskaheagan Stream.
Pic Worked Stone at Spruce Point
Pic Camping at North Lake (Morning)
Pic Crossing Grand Lake
Pic Portaging The Baskahegan Trail
Pic Camping at Cleaves Landing
Day 5: Wednesday, May 25, 2005 - Cleaves Landing on Baskaheagan Stream to Mattawamkeag River.
Pic On the Baskahegan Leaving Cleaves Landing
Pic Bean Falls On the Baskahegan
Pic Camping on the Mattawamkeag
Day 6: Thursday, May 26, 2005 - Mattawamkeag River below Baskaheagan to Mattawamkeag Wilderness Park.
Pic Paddling in the Rain on the Mattawamkeag
Pic Arrival at the Mattawamkeag Wilderness Park
Day 7: Friday, May 27, 2005 - Mattawamkeag Wilderness Park to Penobscot River North Lincoln.
Pic Rapids in Mattawamkeag Wilderness Park
Pic Pennobscott Panarama
Day 8: Saturday, May 28, 2005 - Penobscot River: North Lincoln to below Passadumkeag River
Pic Last Night's Camp Picture
Day 9: Sunday, May 29, 2005 - Penobscot River: Below Passadumkeag River to Old Town.
Pic Departure on the Last Leg To Old Town
Pic Lunch on the Last Leg To Old Town
Pic Last Leg To Old Town