Maine Sport Outfitters Completes Solar Project and Store Renovation

ROCKPORT, MAINE – Maine Sport Outfitters recently completed a comprehensive solar project atop their flagship location, 115 Commercial Street in Rockport, capping off a very busy fall season for the store. Partnering with SunDog Solar, a local company from Searsport, and First National Bank, Maine Sport owners, Stuart and Marianne Smith, installed a large solar …

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Holiday Gift Wrapping with Local Nonprofits

'Tis the season! This year, Maine Sport Outfitters is partnering with four local organizations for holiday gift-wrapping at their Rockport location. PAWS Animal Shelter, Pope Memorial Humane Society, Coastal Mountain Land Trust, and the Aldermere Achievers 4H Club will be wrapping gifts purchased at Maine Sport on Saturdays during the month of December and will …

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The Lure of Long-distance Trails

Laurie Apgar Chandler & Tom Jamrog Join local Maine authors and adventurers Tom Jamrog and Laurie Apgar Chandler for an evening of talking trails on Thursday, November 29th at Maine Sport Outfitters in Rockport. After their presentation, "The Lure of Long-distance Trails," Tom and Laurie will spend time answering questions and signing books. Tom Jamrog’s …

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Sleepless in Pittston

I found myself awake the other night annoyingly unable to sleep; my mind stuck in a vortextual loop bouncing between money, work and home and back again, three things that I have found are never really worth worrying too much about, although try telling me that at 1:45 in the morning.  I shuffled out of …

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Project Warmth, Turtle Fur

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Maine Sport Outfitters is excited to announce its participation in Turtle Fur’s Project Warmth initiative. In 2008, Turtle Fur, a leading headwear and accessories brand from Vermont, created Project Warmth to help provide those in need with hats and other cold weather accessories. Since its inception, over 50,000 pieces of Turtle Fur product have been …

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Volunteers Brave the Cold to Cleanup Curtis Island

On Thursday, October 18th, Maine Sport Outfitters partnered with Deedee Conover and the Town of Camden for a day of cleanup on Curtis Island in Camden Harbor. A team of four volunteers, Tim Barker, Robin Botley, Riki-Lynne Willmon and Andy York braved the unusually cold and windy weather to help prepare the grounds surrounding the …

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Pace Yourself

Let me just lay it out there: September is a grand month to be alive in this fair state of ours. The days are mostly free from the humidity of July and August, the nights are starting to get cool and are perfect for us who prefer to bury ourselves under the covers to sleep …

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