"Rocky Mountain High" from the summit of Mount Elbert, Colorado

Our Loosey-Goosey Itinerary

Tourists don’t know where they’ve been; Travellers don’t know where they are going – Paul Theroux I have spent endless hours researching destinations; from on-line resources to printed travel guides to reading through many of my favourite travel blogs — Gordon, not so much. When I tried to narrow the upcoming year to a somewhat defined…

Camel’s Hump summit, Munroe trail

Road Trip: Northern Vermont Hiking

Let’s go hiking in the Green Mountain State. “Vermont, naturally!” We’ll take a ferry across Lake Champlain from Plattsburgh, New York to Grand Isle, Vermont, but first, let’s enjoy some time exploring the beach on the way. Arriving on a Friday evening during the high season without a reservation is never a good idea. “Do…