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DONE! FINISHED! COMPLETED!

October 5, 12 noon. After a four hour climb we summited Katahdin and celebrated with thru hikers and day hikers.  I cried. It was very emotional to see in person the sign we had seen over and over again in … Continue reading

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Happy Trails:The 100 Mile Wilderness

What a joy to be off the rock scrambles and back on trails! The 100 Mile Wilderness reminded us that we like to hike! A sign at the beginning of the wilderness alerted us to the seriousness of our undertaking … Continue reading

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The White Mountains Debrief

(The difficulty of using one device as phone, camera, and blog writer is that you have to ration its use – especially if you are in the White Mountains where there is almost no electricity! So thanks for your patience; … Continue reading

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What’s New Now? New Hampshire!

We crossed the bridge into New Hampshire on September 4th and promptly celebrated by having lunch at a Mexican restaurant in Hanover! Today, September 7th, we are staying at a hiker hostel resting up for our climb up into the … Continue reading

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Cairns: More than trail whimsy!

What’s a cairn, you ask?  In its simplest description it is a pile of rocks.  But a picture is worth a thousand words. Perhaps you’ve seen or even made one of these?  As we continue forward cairns will be used … Continue reading

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Trail Whimsy in August

As you have probably guessed by now,  I love trail whimsy!  Part of the fun is being surprised!  One day we came around a curve in the trail and saw this: Did you laugh?  We did!  It’s not every day … Continue reading

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Movin’ On Up!

August 1 – 14 Whereas Virginia was “the state that never ends”, lately it has been hard to keep track of what state we’re in! We began the month of August in New Jersey. New Jersey thoughtful sent us through … Continue reading

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