Monthly Archives: August 2014
Took the yellow trail in Shelburne up to Mt. Crag. It was a beautiful day, a bit humid, but really not too bad. Luka was ecstatic. Then again, when is she not where hiking is concerned. Evidence of fall approaching; from the red leaf to that scent in the air. The view at the top […]
The couple at the post office this morning was waiting on a package of provisions for their next leg on Appalachian trail. That they were hikers was clear. They were on an adventure; but then, so is everyone. So many people come up to this area to hike the White Mountains, accumulating 4000 foot peaks like […]
“The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care. And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.” Juan Mascaro
Luka knows where we’re going before I even get in the car. She sees me grab my bathing suit and the whining starts. I can hardly blame her. Durand Lake in Randolph is her paradise…a nice loop trail, long grass, a lake. What more could you want? I’ll let the pictures speak for themselves.
“Do not waste your time and energy wishing for a different set of circumstances” I am never alone I am a part of a whole so vast it is unknowable with my own thoughts I do not need to understand I came here not for understanding not to grow not to become or even to learn […]
Luka is the best dog ever. And she’s in shape. She kicked my booty today on what I thought would be a simple hike. 1.3 miles…that was it..how hard could it be? Well if the 1.3 miles is straight up, it’s harder than you think. And if you’re a bit out of shape, it’s harder […]