Travel Blogs from Ashland
... and a published author of a book called, It's Not About the Hike. You can check out her website and book here. Her reasons for hiking and writing were both inspirational. It was great for a moment to hear another avid hiker's personal view on one of my favorite endeavors.
By the time I got back to the lodge, the sun was still shining as I sat on the ...
... last long.....cops showed up and woke us all up (what is it with the 5-0 and me on this trip???) , they had another hiker in custody.....drunk....and they asked if we would take custody of him, so he wouldn't have to go to jail! I "signed" for him, and we put him in his tent, to sleep off his night.....(he was still passed out in his tent this afternoon, at 5:30 when we left town....sleeping it off!). This morning we woke at 8 and packed up. Headed to ...
... things got tough, like really tough. Rocks and roots on a very narrow trail that goes up and up and up for miles. But that's not it: it starts pouring down, as if someone opened a really big shower, one of those fancy square shower heads that dump tons of water per second. Yeah, and for a long 30+minute shower. It just never ends, and we're wet, and starting to b tired, and we meet two "thru hikers" coming down, they tell us not to proceed ...
"Journey of 15 thousand miles starts with a 5 hour drive and 3 day stay" Great visit with Dave and Clara, loons, kayaks, dockside supper, mink, tupelo trees, cruising up Moultonborough Neck and into Meredith, swimming at sunrise(?) well, early ...
We were so excited to visit Bristol again. Last year, we stayed with Joe & Mary, our sponsor contacts, who were some of the loveliest hosts we could have hoped for, we met Brad and Jim Tonner, two brothers who run TwinDesigns, a local gift shop, and who write/illustrate children's books, and we met 16 year old Josh, a boy who was born with an autoimmune disorder and had been homebound and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking