Category Archives: weather

Whither the Weather

I would argue that to really love the outdoors, nature, life beyond the comfy confines of a house with a thermostat set to something above 60º, a person has got to love weather.  Real weather- not just blue sky, sun’s rays … Continue reading

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Neil Young: MY HERO

Who’s Going To Save the Earth? Who’s Going to stand Up to the Big Machine? Join me in answering with one Voice: ME!

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It’s beautiful out!

Photo by Dayna Ferrone, My Shot ….. Do as I say.  I did. I took my dog Katy on a hike at Goose Cove in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Here are some scenes: An odd hole —-> Goose Cove with nary a … Continue reading

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Global Hiking News

Nepal Perusing this morning’s Guardian newspaper I spotted this video of a blizzard on Nepal’s Annapurna Trail shot this week by British hiker Paul Sherridan.  It serves as a particularly sharp reminder to give careful consideration to the weather and clothing … Continue reading

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