Online Resources for Hiking the Appalachian Trail

Per my recent post, I am planning to begin logging and section hiking (mostly day-hiking) the Appalachian Trail in MA, and then continue on through other states. While beginning my research on that, I am discovering some excellent resources for hiking the AT – section hiking, thru-hiking, and general information. With that, I decided to […]

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AMC’s Great Outdoors Resource Packs (GORP)

This GORP is not the trail mix kind, no… although a lot of folks think we are a bit nuts for the things we love (like backpacking in the freezing cold winter, to name an example…). This GORP is from the AMC and stands for Great Outdoors Resource Pack, and, as you may have guessed, […]

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Hiking, Backpacking and Camping Library… for Your Kindle

In a previous post, I listed applications that I carry with me on my Android phone, one of them being Amazon’s Kindle app. Which got me thinking, I need to create a list of good books and magazines for the Kindle app, that you should have on your phone/tablet when in the outdoors. I will […]

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Trail Resources–Flat Mountain Pond Trail, New Hampshire

I had probably one of the best backpacking trips to date this past September with some friends on Flat Mountain Pond Trail in New Hampshire. We went on the last weekend of September – the weather was ~50 degrees, and the trees were starting to turn. The only downside was that it was either misting […]

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