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A journal for my random outings around Maine and New Hampshire (mostly), moving along by foot, pedal, or paddle.

Baja

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  • created Mar 23, 2017
A month of wandering around Baja Sur, Mexico.

One Day a Week - 2017

The family tradition continues... since 2006 our family has attempted to spend one entire day per week outdoors together doing something active. These are randoms snapshots of those micro adventures from 2017. #onedayaweek
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  • Anything human powered

Trekking the Arizona Trail

This journal will (hopefully!) capture our trip along the 800-mile Arizona National Scenic Trail (AZT) from March to May 2017. The trip is motivated by my daughter, Cubby, who will turn nine years old about 600 miles northbound. ...
Salamina, one of the most beautiful towns in Colombia. Before arriving you can already feel the beauty that surrounds it. The village is set on a plateau of a mountain, so it is completely surrounded by nature and ...
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  • The Colombian "Coffee quarter"
  • Backpacking

Devil's Playground

Summer of 2012 - Climbed to Devil's Playground using the NW trailhead. Due to early inclement weather (rain/hail) we started back down without going to the peak of Pike's.
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  • Pike's Peak NW Route
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For my first visit to KWW since it was designated as a National Monument in August 2016, I'll be cross-country skiing to the middle of the Monument to stay at one of the two backcountry huts, and staying ...
In this journal I will post the art that I make on this ski trip.
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  • Skiing
In Nova Scotia, Canada, we get snow. Where we live on the South Shore, close to the Atlantic, the snow is usually heavy with moisture. The “dump” is often followed by rain, which turns into ice when the ...
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  • Blomidon Provincial Park, NS, Cda. Overlooking New Minas Basin
  • Snowshoeing

Cuba

This is a field located in the National Park in the Vinales area about 140 KLM west of Havana. This is where they grow tobacco, coffee, beans, sweet potatoes, lemons and oranges. Agriculture is the main souce of ...
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  • Site seeing
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Teddy

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I'm hiking while simultaneously helping my kids achieve their own trail goals; my oldest son is finishing his AT thru and my youngest daughter is attempting to become the youngest hiker to complete the Arizona Trail and the ...
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I am a Spanish resident in Colombia for 10 years. I am still a realistic dreamer. I do not like to travel, but to discover, to learn, to teach. I have traveled half the world, Europe, North Africa ...
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I'm the creator of the Guthook's Hiking Guides apps, and also a dedicated backpacker, trail maintainer, wilderness instructor, and conservationist. I live in Maine, where I run away to the White Mountains and Maine woods for frequent doses ...
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dtaylor

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Other than being a professional photographer and owning a studio, much of my working career has been in public service, as a firefighter and as a paramedic. Working in emergency services is a unique field that not everyone ...
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Papercup

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chicken

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Ex ultra runner and now distance hiker. Hitting the trails in 2017.
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Amelia

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I am an 18 year-old homeschooler and college go-er in Reno, NV who likes to backpack and hike. I did the Tahoe Rim Trail in 2015, the John Muir Trail in 2016, and I am currently prepping for ...
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jshtz

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Southern Californian training for the PCT in 2017 with my German Shepherd, Max.
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mudflap

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I'm 38 as of December 19 and looking for my big pre 40th adventure. I have chosen to hike and snowshoe the Sea to Sea Route. This trail is 7700 mile hike from Eastern Canada to Washington State. ...
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South West Coast Path

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The South West Coast Path (SWCP) is England's longest long-distance hiking trail. It is 630 (1,014 km) miles long, starting in Minehead (Somerset), and ending in Poole Harbour (Dorset).

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Passage Falls, MT

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Passage Falls is a short 4.2 mile out-and-back hike in Montana's Absaroka mountain range. The trail follows Passage Creek and ends in a small canyon at the falls. The trail is well defined, the terrain is pleasant, and ...

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John Muir Trail

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The John Muir Trail (JMT) is a long-distance hiking trail in the Sierra Nevada mountain range of California. It passes through Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks. The trail starts at Happy Isles in Yosemite Valley and ...

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Bunsen Peak, WY

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Bunsen Peak is a short hike in Yellowstone National Park, with fantastic views of northern Yellowstone. After the summit, there are a number of options to turn the hike into a longer endeavour, including a 10 mile loop ...

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Pacific Crest Trail

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The Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) is a long-distance hiking and equestrian trail that starts on the US/Mexico Border near Campo California and ends on the US/Canada border on the edge of Manning Park in British Columbia.

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Appalachian Trail

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A long distance hiking trail that starts at the peak of Springer Mountain in Georgia, and ends at the peak of Mount Katahdin in Maine.

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Arizona Trail

  • United States

The Arizona National Scenic Trail is an 800 mile National Scenic Trail from Mexico to Utah that traverses the whole north–south length of the U.S. state of Arizona. The trail begins at the Coronado National Memorial near the ...

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Pine Creek Trail, MT

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Pine Creek Trail is a hiking and backpacking trail near Livingston Montana. It follows Pine Creek, passes by Pine Creek Falls, and terminates at Pine Creek Lake. The trail is 4.5 miles long from the trailhead to the ...

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First day on the bike this year, moseying around South Portland with Hans (testing out his new bike, which will be used on a trans-US ...

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Sunday River Whitecap, one of the highlights of the Grafton Loop Trail, is not very easy to get to in winter (even if it was ...

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"Much after a beginning is difficult, as anybody knows who has crossed the sea, and as for the first step a man never so much ...

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Hopping out of packrafts for a swim.

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Paddling in surf