Category: US

AT Southern Terminus and Benton MacKaye Trail 10/21/16

  Friday, October 21, 2016   Hike: Appalachian Trail Southern Terminus and Benton MacKaye Trail, near Dahlonega, GA Weather: windy, misty, cold, mid 50s Hikers: Ian, Court, Isaac Length: 5.13 miles   This was my second hike on the AT in the last couple…

Wuksachi Lodge Trail/Twin Lakes Trail Overnight – Sequoia NP – California 9/3/16 – 9/4/16

  Saturday and Sunday, September 3-4, 2016   Wuksachi Lodge Trail/Twin Lakes Trail Overnight – Sequoia NP – California ~18 miles   This was the big hike for this trip.  I sent in my wilderness permit application on the first day I was able,…

General Sherman Tree Trail – Sequoia National Park – California 9/2/16

Friday, September 2, 2016   General Sherman Tree Trail – Sequoia National Park – California Length: .5 mile   Court and I flew out to California for Labor Day Weekend and stopped for a night in Monterey to check out the coast and the…

Race Brook Falls Trail to Summit of Mt. Everett via The AT – 7/28/16

  Wednesday, July 28, 2016   Hike: Race Brook Falls Trail to Summit of Mt. Everett via The Appalachian Trail – near Sheffield, MA Weather: partly cloudy, warm, but comfortable Hikers: Ian, Court, Doc, PJ Length: 7.1 miles   This was the main hike…

Bash Bish Falls, Mt. Washington, MA 7/26/16

  Tuesday, July 26, 2016   Hike: Bash Bish Falls Trail, Mt. Washington, MA Weather: calm, sunny, warm, low 80s Hikers: Ian, Court, Jack, PJ, Doc, Susan Length: 1.5 miles   We hiked this short trail just about 15 minutes from where we stayed…

Ken Griffey Jr. Hall of Fame Induction – Cooperstown, NY 7/23/16 – 7/24/16

  Saturday and Sunday, July 23 and 24, 2016 Cooperstown, NY   This isn’t the normal hiking blog entry, but it was part of our trip to New York and I’m including it because it was amazing.  Ken Griffey, Jr. has always been my…

Ecola State Park 5/5/13

May 5th, 2013 Hike: Indian Beach at Ecola State Park, Cannon Beach, OR Weather: Mid 80s, sunny, breezy, warm Hikers: Ian, Court, Greg, Cat Drove to Cannon Beach from Portland and arrived at noon.  The original intent was to hike the Clatsop Loop, but…