A Family Adventure

Tyson, Emilie & Isaac

Hike Cedar Brook without snow

October 6, 2019
Emilie Phillips
updated October 9, 2019

After last winter when we found the Cedar Brook trail nigh impassible, we were curious how it looked during the summer. Well, summer is gone, and we realized winter is coming soon. Saturday morning, we emailed friends hoping someone could join us and help with the car shuttle. Thor was available for Sunday. He brought […]

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Brookline 250th Anniversary

September 21, 2019
Emilie Phillips
updated October 8, 2019

Brookline NH held a big parade for their 250th anniversary. The town asked the airport pilots to join the parade with a fly over. It is an excuse for all of us on the airport plus some friends to do something together. Mike was going to tow a giant banner. Ed and Chris wanted to […]

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North to Idaho

June 16, 2019
Emilie Phillips
updated October 2, 2019

This is the 9th day of our flying tour to Utah and Idaho. Before leaving Utah, Tyson wanted to see two more airstrips — Dark Canyon North and South. We overflew Dark Canyon South. It was washed out, but it must have been impressive to land when it was usable. The runway ran straight to […]

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Getting the Bearhawk Out of the Hayfield

August 31, 2019
Emilie Phillips
updated September 25, 2019

Of all the places for the Bearhawk landing gear to break, a grass field in southern NH was much better than out in Utah, or even a paved runway. That being said, a hayfield next to a popular restaurant, isn’t the best place to leave a damaged airplane, so we needed to get the airplane […]

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We like sea kayaking in big waves, landing our airplanes off-airport, skiing in the wilderness, and more. Check back next week to hear about our family’s latest adventure.

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