Grand Falls Hut

November 7, 2018Blog, Exploration, Hiking, Overnight

Guest blog post by LAC member, Marge Stockford The LAC Fall Jamboree Victoria and I had two worries as we sped north Friday afternoon to the LAC Fall Jamboree at the Grand Falls Hut just beyond The Forks in Somerset County: Had we left enough time to make the 1.2 mile hike in to the … Read More

Acadia Overnight

October 20, 2018Blog, Camping, Exploration, Hiking, Overnight

Our trip to Acadia National Park ā€“ one of the most visited national parks in the US, and only a three-hour drive from Portland ā€“ was full of adventure, starting with the potential for gale force winds and rain during our first night of camping! On Friday, most of us caravanned down the coast together, … Read More

Full Moon Snowshoe

February 14, 2017Overnight, Snow Shoe, Surfing

I felt so, so happy and truthfully, quite relieved that the weather was on our side for the full moon snowshoe last Friday night. I had been feeling discouraged by the cancellations and rescheduling Iā€™d had to do three times over the past few months. When you like life to go just so (as I … Read More

Crazy Fabulous

May 7, 2016Hike, Overnight, Snow Shoe

Hi All: I returned home to Portland late this afternoon and after visiting with my family, sat down to write and capture some of our time up at West Branch Pond Camps before the magic of it evaporates and before my brain space becomes crowded up with the bits and pieces, appointments and responsibilities of … Read More