Dicentra and I were talking recently about our first hike together. We had met online a couple years before but didn't have a chance to hike together until spring of 2003 (yikes..time has flown!). On Monday's hike I could see across the valley to the trail we hiked - Rattlesnake Ledge. Back then the newer… Continue reading A Hike From A Long Time Ago….
I'll admit to it - I am a mooch. What can I say? I see food in hiking partners packs and "Ooh! I haven't had that before" "So, hey, yeah....got any extras?" 😀 I even bring my own mooching spoon - after all, a mooch has to be respectful. 😛 So yesterday while hiking, Trailhead… Continue reading Food Reviews By A Mooch
Trailhead had the day off so she asked if I would like to join her. After waiting for what seemed forever for the oil to get changed in the Benz I was finally free so off we left town. It had poured all last night but this morning the skies were blue - though the… Continue reading Hiking Between The Rain – Little Si
We were at Costco yesterday looking at jackets when Kirk noted that that they had Mountain Hardwear Verglas soft shell jackets for ladies. They were priced at $69.99 while on Mountain Hardwear's website the suggested retail price is $160. They had a couple colors and I liked the Espresso color the best. Nice smooth fabric,… Continue reading Mountain Hardwear Jacket Deal
Dicentra joined Ford and I for a morning hike to Dirty Harry's Balcony, which is named after an infamous logger back in the day who would log lands that no one else would. We parked outside the main gate on the road there and road walked to the "trailhead", crossing the South Fork of the… Continue reading A Hike To Dirty Harry’s Balcony and A Pasta Recipe