It was a beautiful fall day, exceptionally warm for 22 October and I started the hike overdressed for the weather and had to shed layers after a short time. I was pleasantly greeted by two nice ladies on horses on round pond road as I exited my jeep to start the day in the woods.Read More
Just a look back to this past spring (Monday, April 24, 2017) on trail near lake Massebesic in Auburn NH.
The Frankenstein Cliff trail-head is located in Crawford Notch State Park and parking is right off the highway directly on 302. The typical hiking time for this loop is about 3 hours 30 min. but due to my arthritic condition, it took about almost 6 hours, but the views made the trip well worth theRead More
Pawtuckaway State Park North, Middle & South Pawtuckaway Mountains are 3 different peaks around the caldera that is Pawtuckaway Volcanic Ring Dike. There are many opportunities for hiking, with trails leading to many points of interest, including a fire tower; a marsh where beavers, deer, and great blue herons may be seen, and a geologicallyRead More
This is from the archives… I hiked Grand Monadnock with my grandson Jack back in 2014. We had a great day, carried packs that were way too heavy, had lunch on the summit, suffered sore legs and feet, and busted big toe-nail coming down.