Category Archives: 52 With a View

Monday round-up: From Stinson to Israel, we trek on with 2 more With a View

Our journey through New Hampshire’s 52 With a View list continued this week with hikes up Stinson and Israel. Janelle and I had fine weather on Thursday as we made our way out to Rumney for the hike up 2,900 … Continue reading

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Monday round-up: Facing the heat on Middle Sugarloaf

Sometimes, it’s just too hot to do anything but lounge in a pond. On the other hand, I got to use the following line Sunday: “Here’s a trick I learned in the Grand Canyon.” After a late evening of Thai … Continue reading

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Monday round-up: Black Mountain solitude and the rare beauty of a perfect hike

Isn’t it wonderful when nothing goes wrong? When there’s no drama? When you’re on-time, the weather cooperates and a hike gives you everything you hope for? That was the case Sunday, as Janelle and I ticked another mountain off our … Continue reading

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Monday round-up: Monadnock days and the birth of a peakbagger

With Global Warming in full force on Sunday, the pull of the mountains was too great to resist. It had been five months since Janelle and I had hit the trails and to say we were eager for some views … Continue reading

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We return to one of our favorite mountains, Dickey-Welch

Since recently being adopted by our two next-door neighbor nine-year-old twins, Janelle and Aaron, we’ve found ourselves adapting our outdoor activities to accommodate them. This has been a new and challenging sort of adventure – finding proper gear that fits, … Continue reading

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