Tillinghast Pond

| August 16, 2015

Tillinghast Pond

5.26 miles; west greenwich, ri this was a providence county hiking club hike that almost got off on the wrong foot. we were supposed to meet at the “hell’s gate” trailhead on plain meetinghouse road. at the last minute, the hike leader let us know that the address was (natch) 666 plain meetinghouse road. unfortunately, […]

Candlewood Ridge

| August 15, 2015

Candlewood Ridge

.65 miles; groton, ct wow, just realized that it’s been ages since i last posted. it’s not that i haven’t been hiking… okay, it’s partly that. i hate hate hate the “3-h’s” weather we’ve been getting lately (hazy, hot, and humid). but also i just haven’t been posting. bad auntie. so this hike wasn’t really […]

Francis Carter Preserve

| August 12, 2015

Francis Carter Preserve

4.5 miles; charlestown, ri it’s been ages since i hiked with the usual suspects, and a whole week since i’ve hiked, period. missed both the hiking and the suspects, but boy howdy was it humid this morning! we talked a lot about ireland. did i mention i’m going to ireland? there are still blueberries to […]

Mattabesett Trail, Pistapaug Pond

| August 5, 2015

Mattabesett Trail, Pistapaug Pond

3.9 miles; durham, ct i did a (very) short section of this trail with the hubs as an out-and-back. it was fairly demanding, and i skipped doing the very last part because of the steepness of the trail and the loose traprock gravel that covered it. not interested in another wrenched knee 3 weeks before […]

PCHC North-South Trail, Leg 6

| August 1, 2015

PCHC North-South Trail, Leg 6

7.69 miles; coventry and west greenwich, ri the weather this past week has been just AWFUL for hiking—hot, humid, and very buggy. but we (the providence county hiking club) persevered, and have now officially passed the halfway mark on the north-south trail. i know i posted this photo a month ago, but this time it’s […]

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