ATV trails in Jackman

Even with some closures due to logging during the week, our guests are finding there is plenty of riding to be found. This past weekend, here are some photos going south of town.

It was a beautiful day and they even made it through a 15 min downpour.

4th of July 2021 in Jackman

The 4th of July in Jackman is always a fun day. It usually starts with a parade through town.  Not only locals participate but we have a group of our guests that enter the parade every year.  And win!  SO feel free to join in the fun, even if you are just visiting.

After the parade, here at Cozy Cove, we have our annual potluck picnic with our guests. If you are not staying with us this year, you are still invited. Just bring a dish to share.

At dusk, the town has an awesome fireworks display. Some say it is the best in Maine.

This year the JMMRCOC is sponsoring A FREEDOM RACE in the morning of the 4th. They hope to make this an annual event too. Anyone is welcome to participate. The best part, we can cheer on the racers from our shore or along Main street.

Below is some information on the parade and the Freedom Race.

4th of July Parade

When: Sunday, July 4, 2021 begins at 4PM

Registration: 2:00 P.M. at the Jackman Moose River Fire Department

Start Location: Forest Hills Consolidated School Parking

End Location: The Jackman Town Hall

There is no entry fee! If you would like to participate please contact Michelle Oliver at 207-668-4171. Please leave a message if there is no answer. Awards will be announced before the fireworks.

Themes for judges will be:  Most Patriotic, Most Outrageous,  Most Community Spirit    and Best Vehicle Award


Freedom Race

When: Sunday, July 4, 2021 to begin at 10AM

Registration: Before July 4 at the Chamber Information Booth  OR On July 4 – 9am at the Softball Field on Talpey Road

Start Location: Jackman Softball Field

End Location: The Jackman Town Park

Entry Fee: $10.00 per team

First Place Prize: 25% of entrance fees

Second Place Prize: 15% of entrance fees

Third Place Prize: 10% of entrance fees

Start at the Softball Field – Bike the Pleasant Street Loop to the Jackman Landing Boat Launch on Route 201 – Canoe or Kayak to the Jackman Boat Landing on Mill Road – Run to the Jackman Town Park

If you would like to register please inquire at the Jackman Moose River Region Chamber of Commerce Information Booth. The booth is currently open, Thursday 4-6pm, Friday 4-6pm, Saturday 10am-1pm. You may also contact Michelle Oliver at 207-668-4171. Please leave a message.

Turtle Nest 2021

After a few days of looking for the right place to lay her eggs, Miss turtle here found a spot.  Took her most of the day to dig so she can safely lay her eggs.

We did not mark the area off this time. But in about 60 to 90 days, we will watch for the babies to head to the lake.  Good luck baby turtles..


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