New Hampshire Theaters

If you want a sense of the enduring strength of New Hampshire’s creative culture, visit the community theaters across the state . Today, a number of them have evolved right alongside their hometowns and their building styles and decorative features are as varied as the performances that they host.  In Keene, New Hampshire, a recent […]


Adventure in Maine – Snowmobiling in Caribou

Maine is home to some of the best snowmobiling in the country, and at the center of the action is Aroostook County, where some 1,600 miles of trails crisscross the landscape. From the thrills of snowmobiling to the lively local culture that’s grown up around the sport, we go exploring amid this region’s wild beauty […]


Winter Scenes – Midcoast

Weekends with Yankee visits the Camden Snow Bowl the home to the U. S. National Toboggan Championships. Each year 425 teams of racers gather to ride traditional wood toboggans down the world’s only 440-foot-long wooden toboggan chute, originally built in 1936.


Preserving New England – Maine Beaches + Greater Portland

We head to Freeport, Maine, where cohost Richard Wiese gets a behind-the-scenes peek at what it takes to become a Registered Maine Guide, a program with a long and storied history. Following in the footsteps of the first-ever Registered Maine Guide, Cornelia “Fly Rod” Crosby, L.L. Bean guide Kristen Roos shares her outdoor savvy with […]


Digital Exclusive: An Escape to Jackson New Hampshire

Weekends with Yankee co-host Richard Wiese visits beautiful Jackson, New Hampshire where he escapes the crowds and takes to the pristine trails of northern New England for an adventure on cross-country skis. This video was created in partnership with the New Hampshire Division of Travel and Tourism Development, a proud sponsor of Weekends with Yankee, […]

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