A Family Adventure


Tyson, Emilie & Isaac

Monadnock Rail Trail

May 1, 2021
Emilie Phillips

Continuing on from our last bicycle ride in Peterborough, we decided to try another dirt rail trail in south western NH. This time we went south from Jaffrey to the Massachusetts state line. Tyson was once again stuck at work. First we stopped by Tyson’s brother’s place to fix Isaac’s bicycle. It seemed that more […]

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Peterborough Rail Trail

April 26, 2021
Emilie Phillips

To put a little variety into my parent’s visit, we went bicycling the next sunny day after our hike. Tyson couldn’t come because he was too busy at work, but we took his suggestion to try the rail trail that heads north from Peterborough along the Contoocook River. Peterborough Open Space description of trails. The […]

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Alternatives to a ski weekend

April 4, 2021
Emilie Phillips

We rented a hotel room in Gorham for the first weekend in April. From 4 days out, it looked like the weekend might be great. But as the weather forecast came closer and closer into view, Saturday’s forecast stayed below freezing. And Sunday, the mountain forecast got above freezing but with 50mph winds in the […]

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Spring Ephemerals at Harris Center

April 24, 2021
Emilie Phillips

The biggest news is that my parents are in town and fully vaccinated. It’s the first time we have seen them in ages. It’s mud season up north, so a good time to hike locally in southern NH. Here it is just the beginning of spring when all the little flowers and ephemeral plants pop […]

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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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