Why the long miles?

January 29, 2017 smokebeard 0

Thinking about the different long distance trails here in the US, why are PCT hikers so much faster, and their miles per day (mpd) so much higher on average than AT hikers?   Myself I did a handful of 20s […more]

Trip Report – Parker Woodland

January 28, 2017 smokebeard 0

I’ve spent the past few weekends rambling in the Parker Woodland Audubon preserve here in western RI.   There’s 2 great things about it, in addition to being a short drive: no dogs, and no hunting.  It’s perfect for going […more]