Aroostook Outdoor News: 3.16.18 edition

In this edition: 1) Get your leprechaun on at run/walks in Presque Isle and Fort Kent and a snowshoe hike in Fort Kent. 2) Join in some outdoor fun for the family in Ashland. 3) Be a part of a world record ice carousel attempt in Sinclair. Plus lots more!

Saturday, March 17
PRESQUE ISLE: Phi Theta Kappa/Northern Maine Community College Leprechaun Run/Walk. Distances: 1k, 2k, 5k. Registration: 8:00 a.m. at NMCC, 33 Edgemont Dr. Race start: 9:00 a.m. Prizes awarded to winner of each running race. Cost: $5/student, $10/community member. Free t-shirt, entry into drawing for various door prizes. Visit FMI
FORT KENT: All Things Become New 1st Annual St. Patty's Day 5k/10k Run/Walk. 9:00 a.m.-Noon at FKCHS, 84 Pleasant St. All ages welcome to attend. Prizes to winners of male, female age groups, individuals who raise the most money. Childcare provided. Pizza, popcorn, drinks, t-shirts available for purchase. Visit

Aroostook Outdoor News: 3.9.18 edition

In this edition: 1) Snowshoe for a cause in St. Agatha. 2) Introduce the kids to ice fishing (for FREE!) in Madawaska Lake. 3) Then sign them up for a youth downhill ski race in Mars Hill. Plus lots more!

Saturday, March 10
ST. AGATHA: 5th Annual Angel Snowfest. All-day event at Lakeview Restaurant,9 Lakeview Dr. Live music, outdoor Ice Bar, Snowshoe/Walk, Luminary Walk on the breathtaking Lakeview trails. Proceeds benefit Angel Flight NE and Edgar J. Paradis Cancer Fund. Fee: $15; includes neck-warmer, stew, entertainment. Visit FMI
Sunday, March 11
MADAWASKA LAKE: Sportsmen Inc. Kids’ Ice Fishing Day. 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. No experience or gear required. Augers, bait hooks, anything else you might need all free for use! First 100 kids registered receive free ice fishing trap. Hamburgers, hot dogs, soda, chips, coffee, donuts available by donation. Tons of door prizes! Contact Northstar Variety (207-896-3239) or visit…