Appalachian Trail

Mount Washington

July 5.  Woke up in the dungeon of the Lakes of the Clouds Hut…it was nice and quiet until breakfast upstairs.  Everyone was moving the tables and benches and each hut staff does a skit during breakfast and that was pretty loud.  Someone ran down and let us know that […]

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Franconia Ridge

July 3.  Woke up in the hotel at 5 AM and thought about getting going…but I rolled back over and slept until 7.  This was another hotel with shower soap but no shampoo…must be a Northeast thing to not offer shampoo at hotels, oh well!  My body was completely sore…my […]

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Into The Whites!

July 1.  This morning I did not want to get up and hike.  The hike out of Hanover had been a good one, pretty tough, and I was not looking forward to doing more today.  The trail is really becoming more challenging…both physically and mentally.  There seem to be higher […]

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What Next?

So what next?  I know I am not even done with the Appalachian Trail, but as it is winding down (I still have 480 miles to hike!) I have been using the long hours alone on the trail to think about what I might do next. First and foremost, I […]

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