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Jackman Maine's blog is brought to you by Tami and Steve at Cozy Cove Cabins. Our goal is to bring you all the latest tidbits and happening not only here at Cozy Cove but around the region. We will provide with the actual weather as we see it, fishing conditions or at least what our guests say they are catching, moose sightings, trail conditions, and simply, anything we want to pass on to you. Topics could be just about anything but we will try to maintain within the listed categories.

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Webcam overlooking Big Wood Lake from Cozy Cove Cabins in Jackman Maine.

Big Wood January 2016

January 12, 2016 | 0 comments

Finally, we believe that Big Wood has frozen enough to be safe....at least safer as I do not know how much ice out there yet. BUT I did see and ice shack get pulled to the other side today and it did not fall in This

...continue reading... Big Wood January 2016

2015 Webcam view of Big Wood Lake

June 05, 2015 | 0 comments

YEAH We got our webcam moved back to the old location. And since it is a better webcam then we had last year, you can see Hog Island, the Mountains surrounding Jackman as well as some AWESOME sunsets and sky.

We did a test

...continue reading... 2015 Webcam view of Big Wood Lake

Webcam view to change

May 29, 2015 | 0 comments

Take a long look at this image of the current webcam view as our webcam will be moving soon to its old place. The trees are filling in and soon, all you will be able to see is trees so the move back to the old place is

...continue reading... Webcam view to change

Big Wood Ice Out contest 2015

March 30, 2015 | 0 comments

Will we have a winner this year? Last year, Ice Out was on May 7th and no one chose that date.

So how does one choose the date? We had a lot more snow last year but was it as cold : Will the colder than

...continue reading... Big Wood Ice Out contest 2015

First snow 2015 Season

November 07, 2014 | 0 comments

Above is a snapshot from our new webcam taken this morning after the first snow of the season. About 2 inches of heavy snow here in town. Perhaps more in the mountains.

It's going to be a great winter season so be sure and visit our webcam on our

...continue reading... First snow 2015 Season

Happy St Pats Day 2014

March 17, 2014 | 0 comments

A sunny day to celebrate St Pats Day but do not let it fool you. It is 3 degrees out there with a wind chill of minus 2.

Enjoy your day.

For you wee Irish folk..."May your pockets be heavy and your heart be light. May good

...continue reading... Happy St Pats Day 2014

Big Wood Rising

April 21, 2013 | 0 comments

With the snow melting, all the runoff has the lake level rising as our yard is once again flooded up past the Fire pit. I am still thinking May 5th for Ice out....wonder who will win our contest :

It is very pretty out today though with blue skies,

...continue reading... Big Wood Rising

December 28, 2012

December 28, 2012 | 0 comments

WOW what a storm we just had. I cannot tell how many inches in total but I do know we cleaned off decks about 4 times and Steve plowed our driveway 3 times. My estimate is about 2 feet though. It was still snowing last night

...continue reading... December 28, 2012

The snow is definately here

December 18, 2012 | 0 comments

As you can see from this webcam shot, everything is white and it is snowing pretty hard.
It looks like in town right now, we have about 6-8 inches and more North, it looks like 8-10 or more. The forecast is for another 12 inches by morning.

...continue reading... The snow is definately here

Winter has arrived

November 25, 2012 | 0 comments

It is a cold blustery morning today. Even the webcam is cold. Temp is around 20 but the chill factor....BRRRR

This image was taken at 9am...

...continue reading... Winter has arrived

Have a great day!

October 09, 2012 | 0 comments

I believe peak foliage is past us now and yet, there is still abit of color left. Today we woke to 29 degrees and a hard frost on the ground but with the blue skies and sun shine, it has warmed up to 46. Have a wonderful

...continue reading... Have a great day!

Almost open water

April 14, 2012 | 0 comments

Here is a snapshot from our Webcam today. It won't be long now before Ice Out

There is only one LONG strip of ice that is running about the length of the lake to Moose River. The wind yesterday and today should help to break it up.

...continue reading... Almost open water

Jackman Trail Conditions 1-18-12

January 18, 2012 | 0 comments

After last night snow, the trail-master has stated that the trail conditions to most areas are now "very Good". Going South from town, there are still some rough areas but are still "fair to good" conditions.

There are a few changes to the trails this year: Near the border, the

...continue reading... Jackman Trail Conditions 1-18-12

Big Wood Webcam 12-28

December 28, 2011 | 0 comments

We had a bit of rain last night but the temperatures are dropping fast and what water was on the frozen lake, froze even more. Ice shacks have already gone out getting ready for the 2012 ice fishing season.

Now bring on the snow! Visit our webcam to see

...continue reading... Big Wood Webcam 12-28

A sunny Fall Day

November 06, 2011 | 0 comments

A sunny crisp fall day here in Jackman. Hope everyone remembered to turn the clocks back...our webcam seems to be forgetting that once in awhile so this is a snapshot from this morning.
Enjoy your day!

...continue reading... A sunny Fall Day

Webcam Morning shot

July 23, 2011 | 0 comments

Again, our webcam seems to be going away at times...could be the humidity. So I thought I would post an image from this morning. Steve is there at the dock now, setting up for some guests to go out on the lake.
The skies are blue,

...continue reading... Webcam Morning shot

Webcam OK again

June 25, 2011 | 0 comments

Here is a snapshot from our webcam from this morning. We think we fixed our technical problem with the webcam upload that we had yesterday so you will be able to see our shoreline as usual on the homepage of our website. ENJOY

...continue reading... Webcam OK again

Webcam is sleeping

June 24, 2011 | 0 comments

An image from today at 2pm.It is overcast and cool today.
We are having some technical difficulties so I fear that our webcam may be asleep for a couple days. We do apologize.
Hopefully we will be back on line soon. But until then, I will post

...continue reading... Webcam is sleeping

More snow on April Fools Day

April 01, 2011 | 0 comments

2PM snapshot from our webcam. It is really coming down now. Wonder what the totals will be from this noreaster?

There is going to be even more incredible riding after this storm! Come on up.

...continue reading... More snow on April Fools Day

Presidents Day 2011

February 21, 2011 | 0 comments

Another beautiful day in Jackman...a day to celebrate Abe Lincoln and George Washington. In their honor and to freshen your knowledge of history, I had to share this poem with you.

Back in Seventeen ninety-six
Is when this Holiday began
For the birthday of ol George
At least that was the plan.

...continue reading... Presidents Day 2011

Weather and trail report 1-13

January 13, 2011 | 0 comments

This is the shot from our webcam today. Ice fishing is still great but also, this last storm has improved our snowmobile trails.
We only got about 3 inches here in town but the trails got about 8 inches. Groomers went out last night and most trails

...continue reading... Weather and trail report 1-13

Jackman Weather 1-4-11

January 04, 2011 | 0 comments

What a beautiful image I got from our webcam this morning. The skies are blue and the sun is shining but do not let that fool you. It is about 16 degrees and a little bit of a breeze. BBBRRR

The lake had a chance to freeze

...continue reading... Jackman Weather 1-4-11

Weather for 12-28-10

December 28, 2010 | 0 comments

This is an image from our webcam this morning. The green tint is I think due to how cold the poor thing is. It is about 5 degrees and the wind chill can go as low as a minus 15 today. The good news...the sun wants to

...continue reading... Weather for 12-28-10

What a difference a day makes

December 13, 2010 | 0 comments

Yesterday, we posted the comparison of December 12, 2010 with the same day in 2009. And here we are a day later...

I am not concerned though as the cold air is on its way again and all that water is just going to freeze over.

...continue reading... What a difference a day makes

Big Wood Webcam

December 12, 2010 | 0 comments

I took a snapshot from our webcam and found one from the same day last year. Great comparison. You can see how much open water we had at this time last year
And it is snowing again now YAHOO!

...continue reading... Big Wood Webcam

Webcam down 12-4-10

December 04, 2010 | 0 comments

We truly apologize but the webcam is not showing an image. Please do not panic We got about 4 inches + of snow overnight so either the cam is covered with snow or we need to reset it. We will get it all happy and working soon. Plus

...continue reading... Webcam down 12-4-10

Jackman webcam shows the colors

September 25, 2010 | 0 comments

Although it was a bit overcast this morning, the sun was still shining on Hog Island and the mountains beyond. The lake was still and already, some incredible fall colors reflecting off the lake.

...continue reading... Jackman webcam shows the colors

Could autumn be on it's way?

August 29, 2010 | 0 comments

A beautiful morning today as you can see from the webcam shot from 9am.

And it only got better. It is almost hot out except the breeze off the lake is wonderful. Now mind you it is still August but I am also seeing leaves falling off the

...continue reading... Could autumn be on it's way?

July 23rd, 2010

July 23, 2010 | 0 comments

It's Friday and another beautiful day in Jackman. Warm but a light breeze off the lake. If you are coming up today and you want to plan a lobster feast while you are here, the fish monger is in town this afternoon

It is also a great

...continue reading... July 23rd, 2010

June 13th, 2010

June 13, 2010 | 0 comments

What a gorgeous day out today. It is June 13th and we are just now seeing May Flies I guess that means the fishing should be great.

...continue reading... June 13th, 2010

A wonderful Memorial Day Weekend

May 30, 2010 | 0 comments

After a couple rain showers yesterday, today is turning out to be a beautiful day A gentle breeze and blue skies, the smell of campfires and the sounds of kids playing...life is good.

Enjoy your weekend and remember those who have given so much to our

...continue reading... A wonderful Memorial Day Weekend

Big Wood Lake webcam May 16, 2010

May 16, 2010 | 0 comments

Great salmon fishing weekend for our guests. ATV trails opened and it's a beautiful day. A little cool breeze but the sun is out and the skies are blue. Life is good

...continue reading... Big Wood Lake webcam May 16, 2010

Is the Ice out yet for 2010?

April 15, 2010 | 0 comments

NO it is not.
When you view the webcam, it may seem we have some open water but ice is not out yet and y u still have a few more days to choose your date.

Temps at night are still well below freezing so if it warms

...continue reading... Is the Ice out yet for 2010?

Webcam April 1st

April 02, 2010 | 0 comments

Due to a technical issue, the webcam at cozycovecabins.com may or may not upload correctly. We are waiting for a part so in the meantime, we do apologize for you lack of consistent viewing pleasure. (I sound like an airline stewardess ) Thanks for your patience.


...continue reading... Webcam April 1st

Webcam being sensitive today

March 24, 2010 | 0 comments

In case anyone notices that our webcam is not uploading correctly...sorry. It is very windy today and snowy and I think the cam is just sad that it is still cold and that we still have snow! It is looking forward to seeing the open water

...continue reading... Webcam being sensitive today

ANOTHER beautiful day in Jackman

March 11, 2010 | 0 comments

It is 8am:

It's 18 degrees right now and the sun is shining, the skies are blue with a few wispy white clouds to the east. It is going to be another incredible day in Jackman

The trails have been groomed and reports from our guests yesterday is that

...continue reading... ANOTHER beautiful day in Jackman

A beautiful day in the neighborhood!

March 02, 2010 | 0 comments

What more can I say

Webcam weather update 2-27

February 27, 2010 | 0 comments

Don't forget to check out what is happening on the web cam...although since it is still snowing that is about all you can see

...continue reading... Webcam weather update 2-27

Ice Age

February 04, 2010 | 0 comments

Looking out over the lake/ice right now, the wind is blowing a little with snow being blown sideways. It looks like we are in an ice age.

This is the evening shot from our webcam.

Trail reports are still coming in as good riding up here. Some icy

...continue reading... Ice Age

Jackman Webcam-Cold but sunny

January 14, 2010 | 0 comments

Temperature this morning was a minus 18 here at Cozy Cove and seems to be too cold for the webcam to work right.

The good news is that the sun is shining and there is no wind.

AND the webcam is now working.

...continue reading... Jackman Webcam-Cold but sunny

Webcam update 12-16

December 16, 2009 | 0 comments

We were having some technical difficulties with our cam but I believe things are working again. I know how many love to watch this to see what the weather is doing and we do apologize if you missed your daily fix of Jackman weather.

And yes, the

...continue reading... Webcam update 12-16

Webcam is down

December 14, 2009 | 0 comments

Due to technical difficulties (I think a router) the webcam will be down. We apologize for this and will get it back up asap! In the meantime, I will post images here as to what is happening outside.

I took this one this morning around 7am. The sun is

...continue reading... Webcam is down

Webcam December 12, 2009

December 12, 2009 | 0 comments

It is a beautiful day here in Jackman, as long as you stay inside! The sun is out, the skies are blue, it is about 18 degrees but still very windy making the chill factor probably below zero. Ice is starting to build up on the lake but the

...continue reading... Webcam December 12, 2009

Sunset on October 29th

October 30, 2009 | 0 comments

It was a bit overcast most of the day yesterday but by evening, the sky tried to clear so that by sunset, I looked out over the lake and saw 2 suns' reflecting on the lake. The real sun was still hiding behind a cloud just above the mountain.

...continue reading... Sunset on October 29th

October 17, 2009

October 17, 2009 | 0 comments

Another beautiful day in Jackman on Bog Wood Lake Here's a shot from our webcam

...continue reading... October 17, 2009

A beautiful day in September

September 04, 2009 | 0 comments

WOW this is my favorite time of year. Hot sunny days and cool relaxing nights. Today is not an exception.

...continue reading... A beautiful day in September

Our Webcam is OK-May 19

May 19, 2009 | 0 comments

For those of you who have noticed that our webcam shot is stuck on Fridays snapshot, not to worry...we are not broken, well at least the webcam is not.
Our Modem is down. A new one was to be sent on Friday but seems that it is coming by pony express

...continue reading... Our Webcam is OK-May 19

The freeze begins on Big Wood Lake 11-24

November 24, 2008 | 0 comments

BBRRRR!!! The wind chill has been pretty chilly this weekend. Even though the sun is out right now, as you can see from this snapshot from our webcam, the lake has begun to ice over.

I am sure it is very thin and one good windstorm will break

NEW WEBCAM snapshot uploads

October 27, 2008 | 0 comments

We have also added another category to our blog labeled,"MAINE WEBCAM". Occasionally, when we see something incredible from the webcam, we will save a snapshot and upload it to our blog. Here is the first of what I believe will be many.
Now in the Fall,

...continue reading... NEW WEBCAM snapshot uploads

Jackman Weather Report

October 25, 2008 | 0 comments

We have added a new category "WEATHER" to our bloggie. Since many times we want to include photos as to what is really happening here with the weather at Cozy Cove, we thought this is a better place to do this. So if the WEBCAM does not

...continue reading... Jackman Weather Report