We met at 8:30 at the Underhill Center commuter lot and took three cars up to the Stevensville Road trailhead. It was overcast and in the high 20s as we […]
This hike was originally a Long Trail hike to Butler Lodge on 10/7, but was moved to 10/9 when we got almost 4 inches of rain in Underhill that day. […]
We met at the Cambridge park & ride at 9 AM and took two cars to the trailhead at the end of Codding Hollow Road. It was foggy and cloudy […]
Actually, we were mending fence stiles. The July floods toppled one of the fence stiles that allow Long Trail hikers to cross over electric fences in the farm fields along […]
After many days of rain, we finally got a sunny one for this trip! We met at the Waterbury park & ride at 9 AM, spotted a car at Waterbury […]
All week the weather forecast had promised a nice sunny day for this hike. Friday evening it changed to indicate we might get a little rain early, but would then […]
After a group of late cancellations, four of us met at the Stevensville trailhead at 8:30 (actually, everyone was early). The lot was almost full, but we all found spots. […]
After the usual rounds of sign ups, wait lists, cancellations, and confirmations, we settled to a list of 12 people who said they would be coming … and everyone showed […]
We divided into three groups of four each at Bolton Valley. Scott, Paul, and I carried a chainsaw with one of the groups. The following is for my group. I […]
A few days before the walk I’d done a scouting trip and reported to all 15 who had signed up that: “Last year at this time the snow had melted […]
On a scouting trip two days earlier, I’d found a curtain of ice completely blocking the narrow ledge approach to the cave. I managed to get past it and through […]
After moving the hike from Saturday to Sunday due to a forecast of hazardous travel conditions, eight of us met at the Cambridge park & ride at 8:30, and took […]