Chilling at Camp

20120826-095049.jpgI The sound of fall is already here-acorns bouncing off the roof and the deck here overlooking Hobbes Pond in Hope.

We’re ready to take out a couple of Keowees for a paddle down by the cove this morning, checking for turtles and herons.

I have already waked 5 miles up and back from Pushaw’s Trading Post, where I bought the Sunday paper.

When I came back, I was drenched from the humidity, but this time I enjoyed my first ever hot shower from the outdoor “rinsing station” that was one of several recent additions to our deal here.

A great start to a Sunday just a short bit away from home.

About Tom Jamrog

I'm sixty-seven and live in the Maine woods. I thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2007, the Pacific Crest Trail in 2010, Vermont's Long Trail in 2011, the Continental Divide Trail in 2013, the Camino Portugese (2016), and Newfoundland's East Coast Trail (2017) . I am outdoors every day. I offer guided backpacking trips and classes in Maine, through "Uncle Tom's Guided Adventures".
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One Response to Chilling at Camp

  1. Clarkie says:

    how about a shot of the view from the deck? I’m jealous!


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