Events in Midcoast Maine

Summer in March!

After a chilly February spent on the Cote d’Azur, we returned to summer weather here in Maine. All this week we have had sunshine and temperatures more common in July than in March.  Yesterday broke most Maine records — Portland reached 80 degrees.  We had to go kayaking, a first since often we don’t get our boats in the water until late June or July. We drove to the Boothbay peninsula and put our boats in near the Maine Botanical Gardens, near Sawyer’s Island.  Smooth water, warm temperatures, and a picnic on a little beach we found on Sawyer’s Island.

Put-in near Sawyer’s Island. Note short sleeved shirt

Is this March?

Picnic site on Sawyer’s Island

One thought on “Summer in March!

  1. Donna Parsley on said:

    Just wanted to tell you I’m MISSING YOUR BLOGS Tom!!!! I live vicariously through allo of your wonderful updates (wishing I was there!!!) Hope all is well…. Donna

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