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There's a lot going on at L.L.Bean, and this is the place to keep up with all the latest news. Our blog is chock-full of great ideas and advice to inspire your outdoor adventures – as well as updates on products, sales and events in Freeport, Maine, and around the country.
Q&A with The Weather Channel’s Reynolds Wolf
A highly respected meteorologist, he’s covered some of the biggest natural disasters during his long career, from hurricanes and wildfires to blizzards and oil spills. He’s best known for his ability to see past the initial wreckage of a disaster or storm and get to the heart of the human crisis, connecting with all of his viewers on a personal level. More
- Friday, 1/23/15
For years L.L.Bean has been proud to equip the on-air meteorologists of The Weather Channel with the outerwear and gear they need to stay warm, dry and protected. Throughout the season, we’ll be highlighting these amazing and inspiring individuals so you can learn more about what it takes to do what they do. We previously… More
- Friday, 1/9/15
Most of us avoid bad weather. The meteorologists at The Weather Channel seek it out, enduring some of nature’s most dangerous storms to keep us safe and informed. For years L.L.Bean has been proud to equip these brave experts with the outerwear and gear they need to stay warm, dry and protected on assignment and… More
- Wednesday, 12/24/14
There are not too many people who can claim to be a Master Maine Guide (for 31 years and counting!), a 2014 Miss Maine Sportsman finalist and Artist of the Year for the State of Maine Sportsman’s Show – but one of them happens to be right here at L.L.Bean. Georgette Kanach, a sales representative in… More
- Friday, 12/19/14
It would be hard to call the Allagash River a Maine “secret.” Henry David Thoreau canoed the river and immortalized it in The Maine Woods more than 150 years ago, and it’s been protected as a National Wild and Scenic River for almost half a century. But the river’s remote path through Maine’s North Woods… More
- Thursday, 12/18/14
Since 1980, L.L.Bean employees, their families and friends have been maintaining an 18.5-mile section of the Appalachian Trail in Maine. For many years now, trip coordinators Laurie G. and Lisa R. have been avid volunteers, making sure the trail is clean and safe every spring and fall season. Here’s why they do it. When did… More
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