Category Archives: cross country skiing

The Mountains and the Desert (Part 1)

Before I begin my vacation report, I want to give a HUGE shout out to Kacie and Dani, who completed the Heart of the South 500 Miler (and were the first across the finish line!) as part of their training for RAAM.  To learn … Continue reading

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Baxter Park Trip Report

My Baxter State Park trip report is long overdue! As usual, my report will be heavy on photos. We all were excited to get out of work on Tuesday and get on the road north to Mt Chase Lodge.  We always … Continue reading

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XC Ski

John, Porter, and I went for an awesome ski into Moores Bog today.  The weather was gorgeous and I wanted to check out my new XC Ski set-up.  Plus, we  both thought we should try and ski a few times … Continue reading

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Baxter Park Trip Report

I had a fantastic four days in Baxter State Park – it is one of my favorite places and this trip just made me love the place that much more.  This report is long, but is going to be heavy … Continue reading

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Baxter Report and….

I promised a report on my Baxter Park trip from this past weekend.  I think usually Baxter reflects itself best in pictures, but this time it was pretty overcast and cloudy, so it was tough to get many good pictures … Continue reading

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Ski Baby, Ski!

Hey! I am back from my traverse of Baxter Park.  It was awesome, I couldn’t have asked for a better crew to go with or for better weather.  We ate like kings, laughed so much I think I might be … Continue reading

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Baxter Park Bound!

I am heading off for 5 days to ski from the north end of Baxter State Park, starting in the north end at Matagamon Lake and skiing through to the south end, finishing our trek at Abol Bridge.  We are … Continue reading

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