I'm a bit obsessed with the North Country Trail. I've decided to try for the Hike 50 challenge ā€“ hike 50 miles on the trail in 2018. I usually walk through the woods on deer paths... It sure is nice to hike on such a nice trail! No bushwhacking needed. This weekend I hiked about… Read more...


At lunch I took a quick hike in the woods. I didn't find any morels, but I did find some mushrooms. They weren't there last week! That bit of rain we got spurred them to pop, it seems. Pheasant back mushrooms, also known as Dryad's Saddle, are one of the most common mushrooms I stumble… Read more...