Monthly Archives: October 2015

The Speedy Sisters present “Twins Talk Trail” at Lincolnville Center Library

Everyone is invited to Marcia Jamrog and Jan Munroe’s presentation “Twins Talk Trail,” a program about comfort, pleasure and safety on short and long-distance hikes, on Wednesday, November 4 at 7 p.m. at the Lincolnville Community Library. Twins Marcia and … Continue reading

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Last call: UNCLE TOM’S Camden Hills adventure THIS WEEKEND.

Uncle Tom’s Guided Adventures Trip- Camden Hills State Park, Camden, Maine–Dates: October 23-25, 2015 We’ll hike into the Ski Shelter scenically set the forest on a Friday afternoon. We will hike out on Sunday. The shelter is located approximately 2.5 … Continue reading

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An Adventure Across and Around Katahdin Lake – Baxter State Park

The huge battering wind that awoke me yesterday in my bunk here at Windy Pitch camp at Katahdin Lake Wilderness Camps is gone this morning. In its place is the sound of gently falling rain, a total surprise, given the … Continue reading

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Appalachian Trail Thru-Hiker Categories

Last month I had the pleasure of reuniting with my PCT and AT hiking buddy The Burglar, who received the Triple Crown of hiking after walking the AT northbound.  He stayed with me a couple of days before heading back … Continue reading

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Hiking Past 60: Get Smart !

Here is my best thinking about hiking as you get older. I’ve backpacked approximately 8,000 miles since age 57. Practice meditation for one hour daily. Allows feelings and thoughts to pass through your mind without judging or reacting to them;  … Continue reading

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Still Slots Open for your Local October Adventure !

Uncle Tom’s Guided Adventures Trip- Camden Hills State Park, Camden, Maine–Dates: October 23-25, 2015 We’ll hike into the Ski Shelter scenically set amidst birch, maple, and balsam forest on a Friday afternoon. We will hike out on Sunday.  The shelter … Continue reading

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