Planning The first Big Trip of 2013 Feb27

Planning The first Big Trip of 2013

By dragonflyhiker Some of the contributors at Avoiding Chores and I are heading to Maine to climb Mount Katahdin in June. For most of us it will be our first trip there and we are all excited. Now I have to prepare to make sure I can complete the hike. I …read more Source: Dragonfly...

Planning The first Big Trip of 2013 Feb27

Planning The first Big Trip of 2013

By dragonflyhiker Some of the contributors at Avoiding Chores and I are heading to Maine to climb Mount Katahdin in June. For most of us it will be our first trip there and we are all excited. Now I have to prepare to make sure I can complete the hike. I …read more Source: Dragonfly...

My Hiking Goals for 2013 Feb20

My Hiking Goals for 2013

By dragonflyhiker I have several goals for this year that are not too extensive. My first challenge is to hike in all of Nova Scotia’s eighteen counties #hikeNS18. I live in Halifax so I am somewhat central to the province except for the four counties on Cape Breton island. This will …read more Source: Dragonfly...

My Hiking Goals for 2013 Feb20

My Hiking Goals for 2013

By dragonflyhiker I have several goals for this year that are not too extensive. My first challenge is to hike in all of Nova Scotia’s eighteen counties #hikeNS18. I live in Halifax so I am somewhat central to the province except for the four counties on Cape Breton island. This will …read more Source: Dragonfly...

My Hiking Goals for 2013 Feb20

My Hiking Goals for 2013

By dragonflyhiker I have several goals for this year that are not too extensive. My first challenge is to hike in all of Nova Scotia’s eighteen counties #hikeNS18. I live in Halifax so I am somewhat central to the province except for the four counties on Cape Breton island. This will …read more Source: Dragonfly...

Snowshoe After the Blizzard 2013 Feb17

Snowshoe After the Blizzard 2013

By dragonflyhiker After the blizzard I went out for a snowshoe and a hot chocolate. The temperature was -6 C with a windchill of -16. I parked at Maskwa Aquatic Club on Kearney Lake and hiked up into the Blue Mountain Birch Cove Lakes Wilderness Area. I used my GV snowshoes, which …read more Source: Dragonfly...