Tag Archives: outdoors

2 day hikes in the Berkshire Mountains

By Jelane A. Kennedy After two great snowstorms in the Northeast this month it was time to enjoy a couple of hikes. We decided to take a trip to the Berkshires, for a change of pace. One of our favorite … Continue reading

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How we start the first of the year – winter hiking!

By Jelane A. Kennedy For several years now we have been going on a hike on New Years Day. When our schedule permits we have also made the first week of the new-year our re-boot time in nature. Usually our … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice 2016 – Photo Essay

By Jelane A. Kennedy From the Autumn Equinox to Winter Solstice has been a time of change in my life. At time of endings, saying good-byes this year. A time to finish up. Which in many ways seems appropriate as … Continue reading

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Tripping over Grand Teton National Park!

By Jelane A. Kennedy When we visited Yellowstone in 2004 on our last grand road trip, we had hoped to visit the Grand Teton National Park via Yellowstone and the John D. Rockefeller Jr. Memorial Parkway. But we were stopped by a … Continue reading

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Bryce Canyon National Park – An orange experience!

By Jelane A. Kennedy In 2004 when we were in Cedar City, Utah we tried to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park but our VW Vanagon would not have it (too much snow and the engine overheated). A couple of days … Continue reading

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Autumn Equinox 2016 – Photo Essay

By Jelane A. Kennedy It is hard to believe that today is the first day of fall. This year we have had a lengthen summer with hot, humid temperatures lasting through August into September. In celebration of summer please enjoy … Continue reading

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Hiking in Glacier National Park

By Jelane A. Kennedy The three biggest hikes we took while visiting Glacier National Park required some planning but were well worth the effort. First was St. Mary and Virginia Falls. We started the day dressed in multiple layers with … Continue reading

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