State Parks

Climbing Mt Katahdin to Baxter Peak

Climbing Mt Katahdin to Baxter Peak

Climbing Mt Katahdin via the Chimney Pond and Saddle Trails to Baxter PeakTotal miles: 11Date: July 29, 2013Elevation gain: 3,778 feetTrails: Chimney Pond Trail (3.3 miles one way with elevation gain 1,425 feet) and Saddle Trail…

Hocking Hills State Park

Hocking Hills State ParkLate Summer is a beautiful time to visit Hocking Hills State Park in Ohio and this was our destination in September of last year.  Dave and Garrett had a Cub Scout event so…

Part 1 – Pen Mar to Ensign Cowell

Part 1 – Pen Mar to Ensign Cowell

Part 1- Pen Mar Park to Ensign Cowell Shelter About 10 miles hikingThe Appalachian Trail, or AT, is a 2,181 mile hiking trail that runs from Springer Mountain, Georgia all the way to Katahdin in Maine. …