Monthly Archives: May 2015

My First Overnight Hike

Scoop and I piled our backpacks into her Jeep and we set out for a section of the Loyalsock Trail. Our goal…the Haystacks in Loyalsock Creek. Scoop parked her Jeep in the designated area and we slipped into our packs…er…Scoop … Continue reading

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Ricketts Glen Hike in Pictures

Waterfalls rush down the mountainside along most of the 6.8 mile trail through Ricketts Glen. My friend, Scoop, and I enjoyed our hike through the glen. Please enjoy a glimpse of the trail through this pictorial hike!     http://www.countrygrandmother.wordpress.com

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Up the Creek without a Paddle…or a Pole

I literally felt like a fish out of water for a few days—the only person not planning, or having the equipment, to drop a fishing line into Little Pine Creek. About twice a year I rent a camping cottage at … Continue reading

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Swift Run Trail

My first venture into backpacking began last Friday with a day hike on Swift Run, a trail that goes to the mountain top and then circles back down. Our hike began at a gravel parking lot along the run. Nearby, … Continue reading

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