Ski, Snowshoe, and Sled

On the eve of a big snowstorm (we’re expecting 16″-20″ of snow tomorrow!) we finally got around to blogging about our fun time at the Nansen Ski Club’s Warming Hut Grand Opening.   The Nansen Ski Club is America’s oldest ski club.  Yup, you heard that right.  The oldest and longest running ski club is…

Short Snowshoe at Moose Brook State Park

Now that the busy holidays are behind us, we had to get outside.  The weather has been all over the map lately: rain, freezing rain, snow, and -15 to 34 in 48 hours!  With a 9 month old in tow, gone are the days that we can just “wing it” or “grin and bear it”. …

On the Go-zzo

Two weekends ago we ventured out on a short snowshoe hike to The Rocks Estate in Bethlehem, NH.  The Rocks Estate is owned by the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests.  The big claim to fame for the property is the Christmas tree farm, but they also have trails and a visitor center.  We’ve…

Snowy Snowshoe Hike

After a yummy lunch at Foods For Life in Gorham, NH we headed over to North Road in Shelburne to get out on our first snowshoe hike of the season.  A few days ago we go over 12″ of snow and it was snowing again.  We wanted to hike up Mount Crag, a small rock…

Bald Mountain Notch

Andrew has had his eye on exploring Nash Stream State Forest for years.  He does get to explore a little via the snowmobile trails when he’s out grooming for the Groveton Club, but that happens in the comfort of a warm vehicle.  And he’s hiked the Percy Peaks, but never explored the most southeastern part…