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Maine pictures added!

3 1/2 weeks after we ended the hike, I’ve finally added “16 – Maine” to “Mike’s Galleries” (Click the “Mike’s Galleries” dropdown and scroll down near the bottom.) After New Hampshire, we were happy to be into the final state. … Continue reading

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New Hampshire Gallery Added!

I’ve added “15 – New Hampshire” under “Mike’s Galleries”.  Click the dropdown and scroll down near the bottom to find New Hampshire.  Hope you like it!

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The Moosilauke Monster

It sounds like it could be a mythical moose relative or bigfoot of the north woods, but no, the Moosilauke Monster is a pizza of gigantic proportions.  Named for nearby Mount Moosilauke, over which the AT passes, the monster has … Continue reading

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Vermont Gallery Added!

I’m catching up!  I’ve just added “14 – Vermont” to Mike’s Galleries.  It’s a pretty state, and though it rained on us a bit too much there, I guess I kept my camera covered during the rain! (Click and hold … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Gallery Added

I’ve added another photo collection (“13 – Massachusetts”) under “Mike’s Galleries”.  Check it out.  Now that the hike is done, there’s some time to catch up with the photos!  (Look for VT, NH and ME coming soon!)

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It’s done!

First of all, thanks to all of you who sent us congratulations earlier today, when we still had 5.2 miles to go. Now (as of 1:30 PM Monday) the hike is done. Doni, Melissa and I reached the top, and that … Continue reading

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The 100 mile wilderness

Well, we’re leaving Monson, ME this morning, and headed into a stretch called the 100 mile wilderness. There are a few logging roads, but no towns left along the trail. Monson was it. We tented last night at great hostel … Continue reading

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Caratunk, Maine

Here we are in Northern Outdoors Resort (The Forks, ME, near Caratunk), where we picked up a drop box (thanks, Susie!), showered, ate a great meal, and now we’re hitting the trail again. This morning we were ferried across the … Continue reading

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This stuff is hard!

As we crossed the state line from New Hampshire into Maine, and push on through the final couple of weeks of this hike (we have plans to finish September 5th or a bit before), we find that even though the … Continue reading

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Out of the Whites! Hurrying out of town! (again!)

Well =- we’ve made it out of the dreaded (though beautiful) White Mountains of New Hampshire!  We had some tremendous views and some awful days.  The misery of trying to make progress when it’s raining sideways, and you’re on the … Continue reading

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