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News, Fun Facts and Interesting Points of View from the New England Outdoor Center! @neocmaine

October 5, 2017

By NEOC Info | Oct 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

On this beautiful fall day, the sun was shining and the air was warm! The pontoon boat was the right choice when it came to exploring today. We saw a loon and a few of us got a little splash from a small wave.

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October 3, 2017

By NEOC Info | Oct 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Perhaps the moose are vacationing in Hawaii? We saw hide nor hair of one today but we did see a few moose tracks. We had a lovely trip, none-the-less. A clear cool day, provided exquisite views of Katahdin and we saw an eagle soaring over one of the ponds.

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September 28, 2017

By NEOC Info | Oct 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

It was a beautiful, crisp, clear day to search for the wiley Maine moose! Alas, the moose eluded us this time but we did, however, hear a moose calling off in the distance. We enjoyed fantastic scenery and views as we traveled by van through Baxter State Park. We returned to NEOC via the famed…

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September 25, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Today we had both a morning and afternoon tour. We took the boat for a ride and not only did we see loons, but their voices echoed through the lake. We also saw eagles and a beaver as well. Everyone had a wonderful time!

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September 23, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Today’s temperature reached 86 degrees with not a cloud in the sky! On the Wildlife/Moose Tour we took the pontoon boat out for ride with Mount Katahdin in full view. We saw an eagle, loons, and a cormorant.

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September 20, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

This morning we went to Sandy Stream Pond on our tour in hopes to see a moose and other wildlife. We came up short in the moose department, but we were still able to see some ducks and great views of Mount Katahdin.

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September 19, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

The weather report called for rain, but we lucked out and the day stayed pretty clear.  This allowed today’s group to tour by both van and pontoon boat.   We saw  loons, cormorants, a king fisher and lots of blue heron.

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September 13 & 14, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

On these two days of tours, we took the boat out on Millinocket lake and saw many different wildlife. Although there were no moose, we saw ducks, loons, beavers, and a deer.

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September 9, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Folks enjoyed a lovely boat cruise tonight and saw ducks and loons while on the water.

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September 7, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Today’s weather started with rain, but when it came time for the wildlife moose tour, the sun came out to shine. We saw beavers, loons, geese, ducks, blue heron, and a pileated wood pecker. We saw this all from a fabulous pontoon boat ride on Millinocket Lake!

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