Vacation Adventuring: In which we swam in the ocean and climbed a mountain

Location: Mohegan Bluffs/Block Island, RI and Mt. Monadnock, Jaffrey NH Links: Mohegan Bluffs; Block Island; NH State Parks; Monadnock Trails; Mt. Monadnock Weather Forecasts; Monadnock Hiking Map PDF Date: Tuesday, August 14th; Thursday, August 16th Our summer vacations are usually spent somewhere up in Vermont, camping out in a lean-to. But as Collin says, "the … Continue reading Vacation Adventuring: In which we swam in the ocean and climbed a mountain

Wolf Hill Forest Preserve

Location: Smithfield, RI Links: Explore RI; Map PDF; AllTrails Date: March 22, 2018 Time: 10:00 am – 1:30 pm Hike Duration: 3.5 hours; 4.25 miles Weather: Mostly cloudy; lightly snowing; 33-40 degrees F Today's hike began with a gentle snow still falling. It softened the trails, muffling our footsteps and lending a peacefulness to the … Continue reading Wolf Hill Forest Preserve

Pulaski State Park

Location: 151 Pulaski Rd, Chepachet, RI Links: Rhode Island State Parks; AllTrails; Map PDF (or see the map of our specific route) Date: January 25th, 2018 Time: 10:15 am – 1:00 pm Hike Duration: 2 hours and 45 minutes; Roughly 2.5-3 miles Weather: Sunny, around 25 degrees F, windy It was cold today! Like brain … Continue reading Pulaski State Park