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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.

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Celebrating 98 Years of National Parks

Today marks the 98th birthday of the National Park Service, the intrepid agency that manages US National Parks. The NPS plays a vital role in preserving and protecting these parks for more than 265 million visitors a... More

  1. Tuesday, 9/2/14

    Fall Is Better Outside: Fall Hiking Essentials

    It’s almost autumn, which means our favorite season for hiking is right around the corner. While summer has certain advantages that make it a popular time to hit the trail, like long days and time off from school for family trips, fall offers its own hiking pleasures: cooler temperatures, beautiful foliage, fewer bugs and less-crowded… More



  2. Thursday, 8/28/14

    This Weekend: Join us for Our End of Summer Celebration!

    This Labor Day weekend, we’re sending summer off with a bang!   Many consider Labor Day to be the end of the summer, and we don’t want to let it pass by without a big celebration to say “thank you” to everyone who visited us and helped us have a great season. On Saturday, August… More



  3. Friday, 8/15/14

    Spend a Day at Camp with Guster!

    Camp is summer’s great escape – a chance to try new things, spend more time outdoors and hang out with new friends. We don’t think that should end just because you aren’t a kid anymore. Guster – one of our favorite bands, from right here in New England – is getting ready to release their newest album. We’ve… More



  4. Wednesday, 8/6/14

    More than 50 New Styles for Your Home

    Your house is more than just a place to hang your hat; it’s one of the most important places in your life, where you truly feel comfortable. We know you put a lot of work into making your house a home, and we put the same effort into making furniture, decorations, accessories and more for… More



  5. Thursday, 7/31/14

    Stand-Up Paddleboarding: Exercise Has Never Been This Much Fun

    We gave L.L.Bean Trailblazer Lea Davison a stand-up paddleboard to help her recover from hip surgery last winter – and she wasted no time getting out on the water!   “I’m a land and mountain lover to the core,” she said, “but this has really opened up an entire different world and love.”   We weren’t… More



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