Up in the Kingdom

Last Sunday we were both feeling like we needed to get away and we had a gift certificate for the Cafe at Newport Natural Market and Cafe in Newport, Vermont.   So we headed to the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont.  We ate a yummy lunch and stocked up on some natural food products in the store…

A Ski at Willoughby

On Sunday, we jumped out of bed early and headed over to the Green Mountain State to meet up with some friends. We planned to meet Amanda and Will at Willoughby State Forest CCC Road on the south end of Lake Willoughby that is the main access point for the Bartlett Mt Ski Area.  Andrew…

Top of Vermont

Trails: CCC road to Sunset Ridge Trail to Long Trail to Canyon Trail to Halfway House Trail to CCC road. Mileage: 7.9 miles round trip, 6 hours including breaks A week or so ago, Andrew and Lindsay were meeting a friend in Burlington for dinner so we found the closest State Park to camp at…

Devil’s Gulch

We headed over to Vermont the other week and had plans to do some backpacking, but the damage from Irene caused us to rethink going into the backcountry where we wouldn’t be certain that trails and bridges were still intact.  Instead we took a look at our maps and found the name: Devil’s Gulch.  Whatever that…