Boy Mountain – Time to Emerge from Hibernation (April 17, 2013)

Well I’ve been hibernating since September due to my incident on Mt. Willard that landed me in the ER.  I needed a little elevation gain today to find my hiking legs and expand… Continue reading

Cedar Mountain Meander (Nov. 4, 2012)

Today had us out strolling Cedar Mountain in Newington, Ct.  This little parcel of land has been in the news lately because Toll Brothers want to develop it and make it a housing… Continue reading

Pondicherry Wildlife Refuge – Grounded (Oct. 6, 2012)

Our morning began sipping coffee, listening to the loons and watching the light play on Forest Lake.  I have recently been grounded by my two cardiologists, after the little stint my heart pulled… Continue reading

Mt. Willard – Sept. 22, 2012 An Ending to Remember

We had decided on a small hike.  Mike was recovering from dental surgery and we needed something simple.   We thought a return visit to Mt. Willard would be the best fit.  We… Continue reading

Mt. Jefferson Attempt – Sept 16, 2012

Sunday was our day to bag another peak.  As I’ve stated before we are not doing THE list, but if we happen to hit one of the 48 4,000 footers I’ll check it… Continue reading

Dome Rock – Sept 15, 2012

We watched the forecast for Saturday and knew we needed to stay below treeline.  We also needed a “warm-up” hike to wake the legs up for a longer, more strenuous hike on Sunday. … Continue reading

Section 7 of the Metacomet-Monadnock Trail-So Many Titles Come to Mind (Sept. 1, 2012)

Well this post could be titled a few ways: 1. I never got my hiking legs 2. Hiking and Humidity are not the perfect couple 3. So many ups and downs 4.  Poor… Continue reading

Mt. Washington (August 23, 2012)- The Rock Pile I Needed to Conquer

Throughout my life I’ve taken trips to the White Mountains and have gazed upon the looming Mt. Washington.  In the past three years, Mike and I have had the opportunity to spend more… Continue reading

Falls in the River Trail – A Connecticut Girl Discovers the North of the River (August 22, 2012)

I grew up in Connecticut, always fascinated by the length of the Connecticut River.  I love that it forms the boundary line between Vermont and New Hampshire. Today we needed a day that… Continue reading

Mt. Liberty-A View for All (Aug. 20, 2012)

Today we hiked to Mt. Liberty with new hiking friends, Amy and her dad Paul.  Amy and I have been facebook friends, living in the same state, but had never met in person.… Continue reading