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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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September 5, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

The moose have been elusive lately, but today’s tour showed us a cow and her calf feeding in a pond!  The group also saw some merganser ducks.

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September 3, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

We had a morning and evening tour today.  The morning tour saw loons, ducks and blue heron on the lake.   I think the rain kept the animals in hiding for the evening tour, unfortunately, but the group enjoyed a scenic walk in the woods and some nice outdoor photo opts between the rain drizzle.

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August 30, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

We traveled by pontoon boat this evening and didn’t find moose, but saw loons, ducks, and a blue heron.    We will keep looking for moose next time!

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August 29, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

It was a quiet night for our van tour, not many animals were moving around.  We saw just one whitetail deer, a doe.

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August 28, 2017

By NEOC Info | Sep 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Our evening wildlife tour on the lake saw loons, a blue heron, and geese, but unfortunately no moose.

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August 26, 2017

By NEOC Info | Aug 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

The morning’s moose tour, though chilly, provided the perfect conditions for several Maine wildlife to appear. Herons fished along the banks of Millinocket lake! Loons hooted their eerie tunes through the mist. Ducks were also present, as they bathed contentedly. It was an overall successfully enjoyable tour! Book one with us today to enjoy your…

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