Short and sweet trip report for Mount Watatic. We headed out for our hike up Watatic just after 9:30, it’s great small mountain just minutes from our house, yet I never get there as much as I should. Instead of doing the Wapack Trail out and back we took the longer loop option. We stayed… Continue reading Mount Watatic
Aubrey has been proving she is getting stronger and more confident as a hiker so the goal of hiking the Most Climbed Mountain* in the World was becoming a reality. My original plan for Friday was to head north and hike Welch and Dickey and possibly camp out overnight. However checking the weather it wasn’t… Continue reading Little Hiker, Big Mountain. Mount Monadnock!
Each Friday I have picked different mountains for Aubrey and I to hike throughout the summer. Friday was Gap, this would be the second time Aubrey has hiked it on her own. The first time was a year ago and it took us 5 hours and 15 minutes so I was excited to see how… Continue reading Gap Mountain
Well I had originally planned on hiking Cardigan Mountain, which is just over two hours away on Friday, but I had signed up for an extra shift at work, forgetting about the hike I had planned, so I decided it would be best to change to a more local hike instead. Sometimes the thought of… Continue reading Kidder Mountain
Last weekend we found some blueberries out kayaking so I decided it would be time to venture up Pitcher Mountain again and be able to pick tons of berries. Friday was a very cold and wet, more like April than July. We ventured up the mountain pretty quickly had a lunch break then ventured over… Continue reading Pitcher Mountain
Another Hike it Baby parent offered up a group hike at Rhododendron State park since it’s “peak bloom”. So I couldn’t pass it up. We arrived and waited for the rest of our group to show up and headed into the large grove. The bushes here form really neat tunnels in areas. The park was… Continue reading Rhododendron State Park
Yesterday we ventured back up Bald Mountain and Artist Bluff. We had done this little hike last summer and Aubrey ended up being carried halfway through, so I wanted to give her the full hike experience. We set off at 11am since it took me awhile to get motivated to leave the campsite. We quickly… Continue reading Bald Mountain and Artist Bluff