Non-Hiking Hiking Post, Again

| May 28, 2013

Non-Hiking Hiking Post, Again

so as i hinted at in an earlier post, i have come to a parting of the ways with shirley. her empty weight was 5 1/2 pounds, and that’s just too much. granted, she was comfortable, up to a point. that point was reached for me on the duval trail a few weeks ago. i […]

Glacial Park

| May 22, 2013

Glacial Park

1.13 miles   2.4 mph very short but very cool hike with a friend through this amazing property. the trail literally went boulder-hopping at one point, and we’re not talking tiny bolders. it was lots of fun. lots and lots of swamp azalea in bloom on this trail. this is such a beautiful shrub, and […]

Breakheart Brook Trail

| May 18, 2013

Breakheart Brook Trail

1.8 miles    2 mph got to lead a garden club hike today with a bunch of my peeps. we had a lovely day and found lots of cool wildflowers. i would say it was a total success. here is most of the gang. there were also a couple of kids who made us all […]

Duval Trail

| May 15, 2013

Duval Trail

4.3 miles    2 mph usual suspects hike on duval trail with shirley. i had her up to 30 pounds, and it was punishing. i may have to make other arrangements re: shirley. stay tuned.

Arcadia WMA, Breakheart Brook Trail

| May 14, 2013

Arcadia WMA, Breakheart Brook Trail

1.8 miles   2.0 mph i took this trail with a friend in order to scout out any possible wildflowers in advance of my garden club hike this saturday. lots of jack-in-the-pulpit, wild gensing, and violets, plus a few i had to come home to identify. nice walk. lots and lots of these in spots, […]

Black Farm Again

| May 6, 2013

Black Farm Again

2.29 miles  2.3 mph yes, back to black farm again. i love this property so much… i was able to introduce another good friend to it, and it’s so nice to see it again through new eyes. this is a great time of year to be there, too. the weather is perfect and no bugs. […]

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