Overwhelmed mind = neglect

I have not forgotten about this blog – in fact I have more to share than ever before!  But I’ve been a little mentally overwhelmed and really unable to break into small ‘posts’ the updates I’ve meant to make.  Not to mention, I’ve been putting of THIS post until the long-awaited arrival of my newContinue reading “Overwhelmed mind = neglect”

Extended Franconia Ridge Traverse

When Hurricane Earl threatened to bring rain over Labor Day weekend, we modified our plans to stick closer to home.  Original plan was to head north to the Bigelow Range by Flagstaff Lake in Maine.  But we put that off until the following weekend and came up with a last minute plan for a dayContinue reading “Extended Franconia Ridge Traverse”

Trip Report – Pemi Traverse July 23, 2010

After the Presi Traverse in all of it’s success and glory, my sweet, not-competitive-at-all Alex got the idea in his head to try doing a traverse of the Pemigewasset Wilderness (otherwise known as ‘The Pemi’).  The Pemi is located between 93 and Route 302 (which is where we ended up on the Presi Traverse).  TheContinue reading “Trip Report – Pemi Traverse July 23, 2010”

Trip Report – Presi Traverse June 2010

The plan was hatched on our annual Katahdin trip in 2009, as a group of us were making our way up Pamola Peak.  Alex is a ‘big picture’ guy, with a ‘bigger, better, longer, faster’ mentality that made the trip a reality.  Alex and I couldn’t resist the fact that the summer solstice in 2010Continue reading “Trip Report – Presi Traverse June 2010”