Trip Report: RI North South Trail

July 8, 2016 smokebeard 14

Over the holiday weekend I thru-hiked the Rhode Island North/South Trail, a 78 mile path from the Atlantic Ocean to the RI/MA border in Burrillville, RI. Total time: approx 3.5 days Total mileage: approx 80 miles including travel from the […more]

Adirondack Trip – Street, Nye, Allen and Cliff

July 9, 2015 smokebeard 0

  This past weekend I knocked off 4 more of the High Peaks, all “trailless” – which means no signs, and no maintenance, but hardly a bushwhack. Pics are here: https://vmeps.schernau.com/photos/main.php?g2_itemId=1545 I started parked at South Meadows about a mile […more]

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Adirondack Trip May 2015

May 19, 2015 smokebeard 0

  4 down, 7 out of 46 to go. I got up to Keene Valley at about 10am on Saturday, rented one of those bear cannisters at The Mountaineer, then drove back S to the Elk Lake Preserve to hike […more]