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Distance growing between humans and nature

September 21, 2011 The natural environment possesses incredible capabilities for restoration, a fact which becomes glaringly evident during times of greatest stress. Nature has an uncanny ability to repair damage. more »»

Duck Hole down but not out

September 14, 2011 The Cold River remains a wild and scenic river that flows for miles through the wilderness from its headwaters at Duck Hole before joining with the Raquette River near Lost Channel at the outlet of... more »»

Completing the journey

September 14, 2011 In the planning process before I embark on any trip, there are usually a few goals that I want to achieve. more »»

Homemade root beer and fudge

September 7, 2011 It was obvious by the red-lettered sign that said “THE STORE” that we had found our destination, but I still felt a bit of uncertainty as we walked toward the building in the tiny village of... more »»

The trail less traveled: Pitchoff’s northeast ridge

September 7, 2011 With the eastern zone of the High Peaks, Dix and Giant Mountain Wilderness areas closed due to damage from Tropical Storm Irene and an alternate list of hiking options posted on the state Department... more »»

Paddlers and storms in Jackman

August 31, 2011 Ariel and I were walking down the main drag in the tiny town of Jackman, in northwestern Maine, on July 31 when we spotted something peculiar. more »»

Feeling right at home in Maine

August 24, 2011 As Jacob and I paddled across Umbagog Lake on July 21, it marked a major milestone for the trip. We had arrived in Main. more »»

Showdown in Groveton

August 17, 2011 I was walking down a dirt road on the morning of July 18 just outside of the small industrial town of Groveton, N.H., when a white pickup truck with two men inside pulled over next to m. more »»

Time to replace the railroad with a recreation path

August 17, 2011 I recently learned about a new advocacy group that is looking for a piece of the great Adirondack pi. more »»

As summer’s warmth turns to fall’s icy breath

August 10, 2011 As the summer begins to wind down, there is ample evidence of the coming season: students packing for their return to college and trees starting to show signs of changing color. more »»

Walking the Grand Portage

August 3, 2011 Standing in the middle of the two-lane highway leaving Mansonville, Quebec on the morning of July 13, I felt a bit out of plac. more »»

Maybe bass aren’t so bad after all

August 3, 2011 As the dog days of summer continue to crank up the season’s thermostat, the windows of opportunity for trout fishermen are rapidly diminishing. more »»

How did you sleep last night?

July 27, 2011 Standing on his front porch across the street, the large older man with no shirt peered at us. He had a puzzled look on his face. more »»

Taking time to get back up Cranberry way

July 27, 2011 I’m tired and I’m sore. My back aches, my feet are blistered and it even hurts to smile. But I can’t wipe the stupid grin off my face, summer has been just too much fun. more »»

Across Lake Champlain and beyond

July 19, 2011 After checking the forecast, we decided not to cross Lake Champlain on Wednesday, July 6. The forecast called for severe thunderstorms, hail, up to 20 mile an hour winds and 1- to 2-foot waves. more »»

Technique triumphs over brute strength

July 19, 2011 There is an old saying which claims that behind every successful gentleman, there remains a very tired lady. Over the course of the past week, I had the good fortune to observe such a situatio. more »»

An introduction to urban paddling

July 13, 2011 Jacob and I pulled up our green royalex canoe as close to the shoreline as we coul. more »»

The outdoor life is a life well spent

July 13, 2011 Recently, I spent a few hours sorting through a stack of old appointment calendars that were hidden away on a shelf in my office. more »»

Kindness makes for smooth sailing

July 6, 2011 I came around the corner, lugging my overnight dry bag on my back and my pelican case with camera equipment in my left hand. After roughly a mile, the end of the canoe carry was in sight. more »»

A new discovery around every bend in the river

July 6, 2011 There is no denying the pull of a river, it is a peculiar allure that makes flowing waters distinct. more »»



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