The Traveler Loop

Baxter State Park, like Acadia National Park, is a treasure of the state of Maine. I didn't start spending any quality time in BSP until I was in my 30's (I was obsessed with Acadia in my 20s) and have been making up for lost time any chance I get. I had been hearing about … Continue reading The Traveler Loop

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Over the Knife’s Edge – Mount Katahdin – Adventure Date 8.21.2013

On August 21, 2013, my wilderness babes and I did our yearly trek over Mount Katahdin, in Baxter State Park, Maine. Mount Katahdin is the highest point in Maine at the summit - 5,268 ft at the top.This mountain is magical - a yearly reminder of the greatness of the land and nature's blessings. It's also … Continue reading Over the Knife’s Edge – Mount Katahdin – Adventure Date 8.21.2013

Hiking Katahdin – Over the Knife’s Edge – or – How to Not get Lost on a Mountain in Maine – Adventure Date 9.2012

  Travel in numbers. The Ranger took this of us on our way up - before we started the trek. 7 am - ish. Plan to camp in advance. AND CERTAINLY BRING  A HEADLIGHT WITH BATTERIES IN CASE OF 16 HOUR HIKE. Great end to a great night....16 hours later. As I was entering the … Continue reading Hiking Katahdin – Over the Knife’s Edge – or – How to Not get Lost on a Mountain in Maine – Adventure Date 9.2012

Winter drive to Mt. Katahdin – Adventure Date 2.21.12

One beautiful February day in 2012,  my friend Melissa and I took my old Dodge Durango for a four wheel drive adventure through Millinocket, Maine. We took some of the logging roads so we could see Mount Katahdin.  We explored, we had a beautiful sunset, and it was a great day overall. As I'm writing … Continue reading Winter drive to Mt. Katahdin – Adventure Date 2.21.12