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Why is Snow White?

I’m sure many of you have looked out the window on a snowy day just to enjoy the sight of the snow falling. So peaceful and so pure looking. Have you ever wondered about...

Massachusetts Hikes: Mt. Tom

Are you a flatlander from the Connecticut shore looking to do some leg burning in the mountains, but either can’t get up to the high peaks of Vermont or New Hampshire or can’t afford...

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52 With a View: Sandwich Dome

Waterville Valley in New Hampshire is surrounded by majestic mountains and beautiful streams. It is part of the White Mountain National Forest.  For the avid hiker it is an outstanding destination because of its...

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Winter Driving Tips

Another snow storm and another crazy long commute home. We live in New England and it snows every year. One would think by now people would know how to drive in the snow. Unfortunately,...

Skiing in Connecticut

While most people head out of state when they want to go downhill skiing, Connecticut does have some options for staying local. Here is a brief run down of what the state has to...

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Finishing the 4000 Footers with Dad

Five years ago my dad and I set out to summit all 48 of the New Hampshire 4000 footers. We started with the shortest and closest to where we stay, Mt. Tecumseh on June...

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Early Spring Hike on Tecumseh

Just because there is a few feet of snow in the woods doesn’t mean it’s a winter hike. Winter officially ended but that didn’t stop the snowshoers from taking to Mt. Tecumseh in Waterville...