When I think of Day 2 of my winter expedition, one word comes to mind: snow.
The flakes were large and falling fast and furious when we woke up, continuing throughout the day. This was a real Maine winter storm, and it was beautiful.
We traveled to the eastern side of Moosehead Lake to trace the shoreline in Lily Bay State Park. Given the large drifts, my mom and I each strapped on a pair of sturdy snowshoes to maneuver our way down the trails. The temperature was still hovering in the low teens, and my outfit consisted once again of many layers.
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