A Month @ MOB: October Issue

Rebecka Dykstra

Welcome back to the third edition of “A Month @ MOB!” Here’s a look at the latest news from Maine’s outdoor industry: Portland Gear Hub launches “HERE TO STAY” campaign We’re thrilled to celebrate the recent success of Portland Gear Hub at their Community Celebration. They’re on a mission to secure their future as a community nonprofit outdoor gear and …

A Month @ MOB: September Issue

Rebecka Dykstra

Map Adventures releases “DownEast Acadia: From Ellsworth to Jonesboro,” featuring maps of Ellsworth’s trails -> A collaboration between the city of Ellsworth, community partners, and Map Adventures has produced a new guide called “DownEast Acadia: From Ellsworth to Jonesboro,” which features maps of Ellsworth’s extensive trail system, with the aim of encouraging travelers to spend more time in the city …

10 Programs to Jumpstart Your Career in Maine’s Outdoor Industry

Julia Oliver

If its abundance of wilderness, outdoor recreation opportunities, and ever-growing list of outdoor brands didn’t make it obvious, Maine has a thriving outdoor industry that lures in adventurers from around the world while contributing handsomely to the state’s economy. In fact, Maine’s outdoor recreation industry makes up a larger percentage of the state’s economy than almost any other state, according …