Category Archives: OUTDOOR ADVENTURES

Winter in the White Mountains

I hung out in New Hampshire and climbed up Mount Adams, the second highest peak in New England (elevation 5,793 feet), this weekend. It’s totally winter up there and so ethereal-looking. Definitely the most beautiful hike I’ve done in New … Continue reading

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Hiking in the ADKs –> Fall is coming!

I was a little mopey when I got back to Vermont. Post-vacation blues. Some close friends moved – Jen actually left for an internship in Seattle when I was in Europe, tragic! (But she LOVES it there and must visit … Continue reading

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THIS SPRING vs. LAST SPRING.

THIS SPRING! I went to Stowe and explored the area around Moss Glen Falls. Very pretty, but still winter. That’s a real frozen waterfall. LAST SPRING! Very pretty, and actually Spring. Sakura! So many cherry blossoms. These are pics from my … Continue reading

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Great ICE 2014: NORTH HERO–> KNIGHT ISLAND (or when I walked four miles on a frozen lake…)

My friends Amanda and Brian sent an e-mail over the weekend seeing if anyone wanted to check out North Heroโ€™s Great Ice festival. Anyone up for an adventure this weekend in the snow? On Sunday It would be fun to … Continue reading

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THE SOUND OF LEAVES FALLING IN VERMONT.

I meant to post this with my Mt. Mansfield hike! I took a quick video of the leaves falling on the trail because it was such a lovely sound. We all paused to listen. As I was driving back from … Continue reading

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ROAD TRIPPING.

I feel like I’ve never stopped moving this past month. But Mom, Merlin, and I have a loaded Subaru and are en route to Vermont. My first time driving in over 13 months and I have a 13-hour drive! See … Continue reading

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ON HIKING IN KAMIKOCHI WITH KEITH.

One Sunday in July, Keith and I took a road trip to Kamikochi in Nagano for a day of hiking. While I liked hiking in other parts of Japan better – Kamikochi was gorgeous but TOO CROWDED – we saw … Continue reading

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