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Appalachian Trail 4 year anniversary

Four years ago today we got up early to finish our trek of the AT. The final day of hiking turned out to be another day of climbing rocks as we went up Mt. Katahdin in Maine. The day was … Continue reading

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Centennial Trail 2012–Practice through-hike

On August 20, 2012, Dragonfly and I started our first (just the two of us) through-hike. The 110-mile Centennial Trail through the Black Hills of South Dakota. Back in the 1990’s I had hike most of the trail as a … Continue reading

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Finishing the Fjallraven Classic Aug. 14, 2014

Three years ago, we finished the Fjallraven Classic–in the rain! We woke to a cloudy morning, ate our breakfast in the tent and dressed in rain gear.  Before leaving we talked with our neighbors about their tent,  turns out it … Continue reading

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The Day It Rained So Hard

Three years ago today, August 12, 2014, we were hiking in Sweden at the Fjallraven Classic.  An all expenses paid trip we had won!!!! The day started out cloudy and by mid-day was a constant hard driving rain.  Right before … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary Dragonfly and Prairie Dog

Today, April 3, 2013 was the day we started hiking the Appalachian Trail.  Our family and friends (support team) drove us to the airport early in the morning.  We arrived in Atlanta, greeted by our wonderful friend Kathy and her brother … Continue reading

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RECAP–New Gear

I am recapping our great adventure of winning a free trip to hike in the 10th Annual Fjallraven Classic which took place August 8 to 15, 2014. Part of the winning package included free gear from Fjallraven.  We would each … Continue reading

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Under Construction

Hello everyone! I am working on the blog to make it more up-to-date.  Soon there will be posts about the hiking adventure in Sweden last summer and planned for hike on Long Island next month. Stay Tuned!!!!

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