Winter Light.

Finally, Some Time In The Snow. Reading all of the recent reports and seeing all of the photos of the snow in northern New Hampshire, has had me eagerly awaiting my first “winter” hike of the season. Wanting to get my feet on the snow and my first snowy sunset of the season, my friend… Read More

Weekly Photo Challenge: Good Morning!

Yes it was! Many of you who read my blog regularly know how I often enjoy spending my mornings. The morning usually starts out with a pre-dawn hike, often several miles through the still dark mountains,  just as often alone, racing the rising sun in search of a spectacular view.  This past Sunday was no… Read More

Weekly Photo Challenge: Big

 North American Moose (Alces alces). They can stand almost 7 feet (2.1 meters) at the shoulder, and an adult bull can weigh anywhere between 840 and 1,500 lbs (380-700kg). So yes, BIG! For anyone wondering, yes this is a 100% wild moose, and yes I was very close. In fact, since I had to step… Read More

Weekly Photo Challenge: Happy

 Happy is… Hiking to the summit of a small mountain for the first time, in the dark, and watching this view unfold as the sun comes up. Makes me forget just how early 3:30 a.m. is. To top it off, I ran into a group of young men at the summit who happened to be… Read More