Monthly Archives: October 2008

Fundy Footpath, Day 4 of 4, Oct. 13, 2008

  Goose Creek to  Wolfe Point 10 miles     I awoke at 3 AM to the sound of light rain tapping away on the roof of my tent.  As soon as my consciousness cleared, I winced when I realized that … Continue reading

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Fundy Footpath Day 3 of 4, Oct. 12, 2008

Little Salmon River to Goose Creek 9 miles “Whoo, whoo! Rangoon started us up after sounding the Maine Train whistle.   Our little international crew was on the move for our biggest big day yet of trekking through the sine wave … Continue reading

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Fundy Footpath , Day 2 of 4, Oct.11, 2008

Seely Beach to Little Salmon River 7 miles Funky maps here.  I received  maps for the length of the Fundy Footpath on two waterproof computer-generated  pages, which you then cut into  6 individual  4.5 x 8” maps that fit into … Continue reading

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Fundy Footpath , Day 1 of 4, Oct.10, 2008

Big Salmon River to Seely Beach:       New Brunswick, Canada 5 miles I first learned about this particular hike this spring, when the following mini-article appeared in Outside magazine: “If Canada’s Atlantic Provinces are the new New England, then the Fundy … Continue reading

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Oct. 4, 2008

Rainbow Stream Lean-to to Abol Bridge 15 miles The last day, the best day. Up and out early again, after another night of three hour sleeps interspersed by night time bellows sessions blowing the flawed Exped air mattress back up … Continue reading

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Oct. 3, 2008

Potywadjo Spring Lean-to to Rainbow Stream Lean-to 18 miles [Note: No more still photos available from this trip. My camera was unable to access the memory card, either to view or write new photos. I do have some movies that … Continue reading

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Oct. 2, 2008 , AT

Cooper Brook Falls Lean-to to Potaywadjo Spring Lean-to  11.2 miles I was awake last night at precisely 3 hour intervals, the exact time it took the Exped air mat I borrowed from Marcia to leak sufficient air to mate my … Continue reading

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AT, Oct. 1, 2008

Crawford Pond to Cooper Brook Falls lean-to ( N) 3.2 miles I might be the only guy in Maine who left his house at 4:45 AM today to drive two and a half hours north catch a 8 AM float … Continue reading

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