May 21, 2018

Forget the Fiddleheads!

One of the great things about having a birthday in early May is getting the chance to take the day off and go enjoy some spring […]
February 25, 2017

Let’s face it; there is much to gripe about.

Rain is in the forecast. Rivers and streams are set to ice jam. Floods are on the horizon. My nine hundred foot dirt driveway is a […]
June 11, 2016

Temple Stream Adventure (a standard debacle). PART 1

We’ve had a real good dousing of rain over the course of the past week, drenching late spring thunderboomers that have dropped a couple of inches […]
June 10, 2016

Temple Stream Adventure (a standard debacle). PART 2

I should stop here and explain a little bit about what it’s really like trying to wade down the rocky-bottomed cold rushing brooks and streams in […]
June 9, 2016

Temple Stream Adventure (a standard debacle). PART 3

I wasted no time; it was 2:45 now. I paddled hard through a meandering intervale of deep pools stopping only once to stretch my legs, relieve […]