saddle Trail Katahdin

Saddle Trail – Katahdin

Hey! It's DD. in 2016, I was recovering from a knee injury, so I wasn't event sure that I could hike Katahdin. We continued on planning our annual trip, regardless of the facts that the odds were against us - my knee was a mess, and the forecast called for 100% thunderstorms for the weekend. … Continue reading Saddle Trail – Katahdin

Beginner’s Guide to Katahdin

If you live in Maine or New England, summiting Baxter Peak on Katahdin is a definite for your outdoor adventure bucket list.  Between the two of us, we have spent many days and nights in Baxter State Park over the years and we have hiked almost every trail on the mountain. Willow has hiked most … Continue reading Beginner’s Guide to Katahdin

Sandy Stream Pond

It was a rainy morning at Baxter State Park, but we decided to make the absolute best of it by taking a trip out to Sandy Stream Pond! We were staying at Roaring Book Campground, which is a great place to camp when exploring the park. You can connect to Baxter Peak from Roaring Brook … Continue reading Sandy Stream Pond

Hiking Katahdin Over the Knife’s Edge

Hello! If you're coming to this post after reading about my first experience hiking on Mount Katahdin, you'll know that I was really looking forward to hiking Katahdin over the Knife's Edge. After we had such a great experience on year one some of our fellower Lucerne Inn-rs decided to join us on year two! … Continue reading Hiking Katahdin Over the Knife’s Edge

Winter drive to Mt. Katahdin

One beautiful February day in 2012,  my friend Melissa and I took my old Dodge Durango for a four wheel drive adventure through Millinocket, Maine. We took some of the logging roads so we could see Mount Katahdin.  We explored, we had a beautiful sunset, and it was a great day overall. As I'm writing … Continue reading Winter drive to Mt. Katahdin