Tag Archives: winter

The tag end of summer

Some might call it a mid-life crisis, others would call it some winter training motivation and both groups would be right.  In any case, gentle reader, I bit the bullet last month and signed up for my first hundred mile … Continue reading

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Shenandoah in Winter

March 12-15, 1999 After reading this one, check out Part II, the Return Well, you’d think I’d learn by now that Spring Breaks are best spent at low altitude and latitude. But no… After last year’s spectacular rain/snow/fog-out in the … Continue reading

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One More Hill of Consequence…

Virginia AT: Manassas to Snicker’s Gap Feb 13-15, 1999 It has been a long, long time. I haven’t been out solo backpacking since… gee, it has been a while, hasn’t it? It’s the middle of a particularly mild week in … Continue reading

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