Maine Unleashed: 101 Off-Leash Walks in Maine
|Rating||:||4.36 (598 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||160 Pages|
To those who vacation in Maine with their pet, it gives opportunities far beyond a restricted walk around the hotel parking lot. Throw Fido in the car, grab a picnic lunch, and head for one of several coastal gems that meander through salt marshes or vistas to the ocean. This book tempts the urban dog walker to step off the sidewalk and into nature. Maine Unleashed is a compilation of romps for dogs and their owners that gives the opportunity for off-lead gallops in solitary forested settings that are the antithesis of dog parks. Caroleo leads us on dog walks through enchanted forest loops that culminate in gushing waterfalls and mossy covered rocks around which gurgling brooks flow. There are no bones about it—these places will be revered by any dog who loves to settle into a pool of cool water and come out shaking!
Maine Colonial said You don't have to be a dog to love it. Even if you think you know Maine, you can learn a lot of wonderful walks from this book. I agree it belongs in every car living in or visiting Maine, right next to Delorme's Maine Gazetteer. I especially like the rating system Linn Caroleo uses, telling us about relative hilliness, loop-ness (I know, not a word), access to water, . a payne April Payne What a fantastic idea! Even if you don't have dogs, these trails are awesome for humans as well. The details in the book tell you atmosphere, energy needed and approximate time it will take you to enjoy. "Maine Unleashed" has some truly beautiful opportunities to let you feel like you are exploring yet with a safety net of knowing. Browen said Maine Unleashed. Having read a few, limited books on dog friendly walks,I was very impressed with the scope offered by this book.The sheer number of choices for walking a furry companion,are refreshingand varied enough to keep an easily bored individual happy. Directions are both clear and concise and the ratings allow one tochoose a walk that wil