412 Results for "connecticut"

Connecticut, New York and New Jersey: hiking or just deli-blazing?

Connecticut, New York and New Jersey: hiking or just deli-blazing?

When I started the trail in Maine, every summit showed endless views of mountains, trees and lakes. Signs of human civilisation were few. All through Maine and New Hampshire, towns...

Sep 28, 2022 : Bec on the AT
AT Thru-Hiker Drowns in Connecticut River New Hampshire

AT Thru-Hiker Drowns in Connecticut River New Hampshire

Authorities recovered the body of a drowning victim from the Connecticut River near Hanover, NH on Friday. The victim has been identified as Joey Harvey, 45, of Prentiss, Mississippi. Harvey...

Sep 11, 2022 : Kelly Floro
Connecticut Countryside

Connecticut Countryside

Welcome to Connecticut!

Aug 27, 2022 : Eric and Hayley
Days 145-148 Connecticut, The Beautiful

Days 145-148 Connecticut, The Beautiful

As soon as we entered Connecticut the vibe of the trail completely changed. It was *manicured.* These CT-AMC trail maintainers are on point. All the signage matched. There were beautiful...

Aug 20, 2022 : Pinky and The Brain
Connecticut and Massachusetts: Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

Connecticut and Massachusetts: Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

When I made it into Connecticut, I decided to call around and find a new sleeping pad. There was a fishing outfitter in Kent that had a few hiking options,...

Aug 17, 2022 : Mary
Comfortable, Calming, Connecticut – But The Climbing Starts

Comfortable, Calming, Connecticut – But The Climbing Starts

Connecticut makes me think of the Pink Floyd song "Comfortably Numb".  This is the mental state you will be experiencing some of the "ledges" climbs in the state.  At first,...

Jun 30, 2022 : Marc Privitera
Week 15- New York, Connecticut, and 1500 miles

Week 15- New York, Connecticut, and 1500 miles

Day 99 Surprisingly Dad was up and moving before I was this morning, he was starting to take down his tent before I had even fully woken up, and I...

Jun 11, 2022 : Miranda “Zazz” Turner
AT Days 32-35: Animal Bite Hurts! Feisty Connecticut Miles

AT Days 32-35: Animal Bite Hurts! Feisty Connecticut Miles

I was very excited to be headed into my home turf of New England on Day 32 of my hike.  My four days in Connecticut, though very enjoyable, would carry...

May 31, 2022 : Scott Morrison
AT Day 72 – Wild Power In Connecticut

AT Day 72 – Wild Power In Connecticut

Swamp River to River RoadCold Swamp Camp to Cucumber Dill Le Croix CampAT miles: 25.1Total miles: 1485.2Elevation change: 6112ft gain, 6089ft loss Somewhere along the way, I got the idea

May 6, 2022 : Owen Eigenbrot
What the Connecticut Section of the New England Trail Taught Me About Finding Adventure in Your Backyard

What the Connecticut Section of the New England Trail Taught Me About Finding Adventure in Your Backyard

Last fall I dedicated myself to doing a thru-hike in the spring of 2021. I had dreams of far-off places, new terrains, and truly wild areas. Like many, when I...

Apr 18, 2021 : Jacob Deutsch