Articles Archive for June 2009
Photo of the Week »
I know i’m a few day late, but here is the photo of the week for the last full week in June. This photo was taken in Boston Common in early March.
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Photo of the Week, South Shore Hiking »
Here’s the photo for the week:
This was taken on a hike on the south shore of Boston. Check out more photos on my Flickr as well as other photos on my artistic gallery
Easy Hikes, Hiking Trails, North Shore Hiking »
Lincoln Land Conservation Trust (LLCT) is located in Lincoln, MA only about 25 mins from downtown Boston. It is a couple of trails that go around the Sandy Pond water reservoir. There is a biking trail and several hiking/walking trails. This location is where the great Henry David Thoreau went when he wanted a peaceful retreat from the busy Boston life.
Photo of the Week »
Welcome the the second Photo of the Week. This weeks photo was taken in the small ski town of Zermatt, Switzerland right on the Italy/Swiss border.
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The Blue Hills reservation is another large preserve that is part of the Massachusetts department of conservation and recreation network. The Blue Hills is located in Milton, Mass. just off of RT 93 exit 3 for Houghton’s Pond, another great hike which I will review another day. There is a bountiful amount of trails to hike as well as plenty of other outdoor activities such as: fishing, mountain biking, non-motorized boating, camping, horseback riding, and more. The trails range from easy strolls through well packed paths, to moderate-hard climbs that involve an assortment of ascents and descents. We choose, this particular time, to take the western part of the Skyline Trail.
Hard Hikes, Hiking Trails, North Shore Hiking »
Middlesex Fells Reservation is located right off of Interstate 93, exit 33, just a stones throw from Boston. The main entrance is the best to use as it has the most parking and a trail map with other useful information about particular plant and insect life in the reservation. There are plenty of trails to make this more a great spot for frequent visits as well as several bike paths that include a wide array of biking abilities…