Adirondacks girls' trip report

Trip Report: Adventures in the Adirondacks

The idea for this trip with two dear, hometown friends (Kellie and Liz) and their daughters (Anna, Maura, and Sadie)...

Our preparations for our multisport adventure weekend

Day 1: Pre-Trip Preparations in Ithaca

Day 1: Saturday, August 22, 2015 The bulk of our pre-trip preparations were done over the late spring and early...

setting up camp day

Day 2: Travel Day and Camp Set-Up

Date: Sunday, August 23, 2015 Weather: Sunny and calm. High of 79 degrees Farenheit. Distance: ~3 miles strolling around camp Hooray, travel...

Fun with canoes

Day 3: Canoe Interludes

Date: Monday, August 24, 2015 Weather: Mix of sun and clouds, afternoon wind. High of 80 degrees Fahrenheit. Distance: ~4 miles We scouted...

Wild day in the Adirondacks

Day 4: Mount Arab and the Wild Center

Date: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Weather: Mix of sun and clouds. High of 76 degrees Fahrenheit. Distance: ~4.5 miles Huzzah! The girls...

Day 5: Last Day in Camp

Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Weather: Cloudy. High of 70 degrees Fahrenheit Distance: N/A Surviving one’s first proper camping trip requires pancakes for breakfast...

Feedback and favorite memories from our adventures at Rollins Pond Campground

Postscript: Favorite Memories

One of the aspects I enjoy of formal trips I’ve guided is the feedback either directly at the end of...

Trip Report: May Georgian Bay Kayak Camping Trip

After a lovely happy birthday text last November, I received a second text: “I’d love to get back to Canada...

Trip Report: Partridge Creek Canoe Trip

Put five paddlers who have never paddled together –  most of whom had never met – add a gorgeous spring...

snowshoe adventures Mew Lake Campground winter camping

Trip Report: Algonquin Park’s Mew Lake Campground

In the middle of November, my husband and I attended a wedding for two dear friends. Doesn’t every outdoor adventure...

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