Category Archives: Preparation
It’s been one year and two days since my first blog post here on Mel and Mike Hike. A whole year since my very first practice hike for that mystical path called the Appalachian Trail. I was contemplative, I was … Continue reading
Well, folks – I’ve finally been able to add captions to the photos in “Mike’s Galleries” – New York. It’s best to view these full-size; just click on a photo and then page through them!
I’ve added a gallery of NY photos under “Mike’s Galleries”. Sorry the pictures aren’t captioned now (use your imagination!) – I had some trouble with the computer I’m using.
The day started out around 6 AM, too light to sleep any longer, though I was looking at just a 7.9 mile day into Great Barrington, Massachusetts. Time for the classic “hiker-in-town” day (resupply food, shower, laundry, maybe some computer … Continue reading
Hey all! I finally got a new gallery up, “07/12/11” under the Click’s Gallery page. Check it out. Time for me to get back to the trail. Enjoy!
A while ago, we changed the banner photo at the top of the webpage with no explanation. No one commented or asked about it. The current photo is a view of the Potomac River, taken as we crossed from West … Continue reading
I’ve added “09 – Pennsylvania” to the drop-down under “Mike’s Galleries”. Unfortunately, though we have completed the state, the gallery is NOT complete, since most of my PA photos have been transferred to my home computer (and I’m not there!). … Continue reading
I’ve just added 19 more photos to the Wildflowers gallery. Lately, we’ve noticed a change, as the weeks go on, from springtime to summer flowers. There are not many left in the woods (where now it’s too shady for flowers … Continue reading
About a week ago, on Saturday June 11th, it was very hot and humid, and we stopped for a lunch break at a footbridge over a stream. Gravelly bottom, not very deep. Great place for a dip!