Tag Archives: Appalachian Trail

Fall treats on the Appalachian Trail and beyond

I know I’m “officially” not supposed to apologize about not blogging because it’s trite and no one cares, but I will anyway.  I’ve been fine.  I guess I can blame it on the hurricane, but that was an awfully long … Continue reading

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Story Saturdays – a story of a watch and of time

This is my Appalachian Trail watch.  It’s apparently rather light for a watch like this, and its face glows at night.  It’s also waterproof. The Velcro closure started to break down about three weeks into my hike.  I think it … Continue reading

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Story Saturdays: Hiking Katahdin

Find this story here: http://www.wildandwhiteblazing.com/blog/2015/9/23/reachingkatahdin  

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Story Saturdays: Maine in a hurricane

I’m feeling for the Appalachian Trail hikers out there this weekend and hoping they’ve all gotten off the trail to hunker down until Irene passes.  I made the mistake of hiking in the remnants of Tropical Storm Danny on my … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays: My AT book!

183 pages of gorgeous.  My whole Appalachian Trail blog, plus hundreds of photos, all in a book – a real 11×13 coffee table, hardcover book. It’s beautiful.  It’s a tangible, right-there-on-the-table testament to that amazing journey I was in the … Continue reading

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Story Saturdays – a 20+ year reunion on the Appalachian Trail

Exactly two years ago today, I was in the woods with two of my dearest oldest friends sipping Cosmopolitans.  We’d hiked in good vodka, cranberry juice and even a fresh lime! We were celebrating our last night on the trail … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays: Change and Constancy

When I go to the swamp, which is close to home, I never tire of walking the same little one mile stretch of trail.  It’s different every time because of the weather, the season, and because I never know what … Continue reading

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