Bob Duchesne’s Wild Maine: Sporting Camps + Canoe Poling [AUDIO]
Maine’s sporting camps are facing numerous challenges today. John Rust of the Maine Sporting Camp Heritage Foundation explains. Plus the Orono Bog Boardwalk is open!
Part 1: Jim Bird is the director of the Orono Bog Boardwalk. There’s a bunch of great trips coming up and Bird explains why the spot is so significant to the Bangor area.
Part 2: Lani Cochrane of Allagash Canoe Trips tries to convice Bob that canoe poling is a good idea. Can she do it?
Part 3: Sporting camps are a unique part of Maine’s history. John Rust of the Maine Sporting Camp Heritage Foundation explains the challenges they face today.
Part 4: Are we hunting more or hunting less? John Rust lets us know the answer and the effect it has had on Maine’s sporting camps.
Part 5: Is there new blood ready to take over the sporting camp tradition? There is some hope, Rust explains.