TRIP REPORT: Dix Range in One Day – Adirondacks, NY 6-27-15

Hiking stats at a glance: Trailhead: Elk Lake Miles Round Trip: ~17 Elevation Gain: ~5,500 ft Total Time: ~8.5hrs Hike Highlights: Dix (4,857 ft), Macomb (4,405 ft), Hough (4,400 ft), South Dix (Carson Peak) (4,060 ft), Grace Peak (East Dix) (4,012 ft)   This post dated trip report covers a trip that occurred prior to the creation of this blog. Since I am writing this […]

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TRIP REPORT: Ramapo Torne / Seven Hills Loop via Reeves Meadow – Harriman State Park, NY 9-10-16

Hiking stats at a glance: Trailhead: Reeves Meadow Visitor Center Miles Round Trip: 6.55 Elevation Gain: ~1019 Total Time: 2.5 hours Weather: ~90 Degrees with approximately 1,000,000 % humidity   I happened to have a free Saturday afternoon so I thought it would be a good day to head over to Harriman State Park and explore another hike in the area that […]

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TRIP REPORT: Hogencamp Mountain and Ship Rock Loop via Lake Askoti – Harriman State Park, NY 8-27-16

Hiking stats at a glance: Trailhead: Lake Askoti Miles Round Trip: 5.4 Hike Highlights: Hogencamp Mountain, Ship Rock   Since we had a little bit of extra time Kelly and I decided to tackle another short hike in Harriman State Park. Kelly had never been to Harriman before, so I figured we should start from the same area I visited last time. […]

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TRIP REPORT: North, Middle, and South Carter – White Mountains, NH 8-6-16

Hiking stats at a glance: Start Trailhead: Imp South (Rt 16) End Trailhead: Nineteen Mile Brook (Rt 16) Miles Point to Point: ~11 Hike Highlights: North Carter (4,530 ft), Middle Carter (4,610 ft), South Carter (4,419 ft) Total Time: ~6.5 hrs   Slowly but surely I am chipping away at my NH 48 peak list but this particular trip actually had two purposes. Not […]

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