Monthly Archives: April 2014

‘That kind if day’

At around 4 AM I usually sleepily become aware that I need to turn over or pee or that it might be morning. By 5:30 or 5:45 Abby (now known as Cheshire) or I has begun stirring and shuffling: hiking … Continue reading

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Oh, Walking

After our first sweaty day of hiking, I spent the night shivering in the valley of Hauser Creek trying to reconcile my preconceived idea of the PCT with my actual experience. I felt awkward and new, like a chunky square … Continue reading

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Onward and Westward!

Big news!! Another dark winter has passed! A brief winter catch-up: This winter I worked for Maine Huts and Trails at a hut on the edge of Flagstaff Lake (the foot of the Bigelow Mountains, just north of Sugarloaf). Days and days of … Continue reading

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