A Family Adventure

in the mountains, ocean, and air

These are our major, formative trips. You can find all our past trips on the calendar.



Gaspesie ski trip

Uganda vacation



To Texas by little plane – Emilie’s odyssey to Texas and back in the RV4


Hiking Acadia National Park. November

Sea Kayaking the midcoast of Maine. August

Skiing the Colorado Rockies. February




Seven Day Backpack in the Olympics

Skiing Gorman-Chairback Lodge in the Maine Woods, February 2017

Four night stay at the off-grid AMC Gorman-Chairback lodge. No road access in the winter. We had to ski in.


January week long cross country ski trip in Yellowstone.


Trudy looking into Maine

September. 4 days with Emilie’s parents, Kayak camping North Richardson Lake, Maine

Glacier National Park, June 2014

Car camping and day hiking in Glacier National Park. The first time Isaac hiked any distance.

Bryce and Dixie National Forest, September 2013

Originally planned as Bryce and Zion, a federal government shut down forced us to re-plan and discover other wonders in Utah. Six days day hiking.

Honeymoon in Capitol Reef, September 2011

Four days of backpacking, a day trip up a slot canyon, and a day hiking open desert.

Kayak Camping Stonington Maine, August 2007

Our first sea kayak camping trip. We had quite the adventure exploring the Maine coast.

First Sea Kayak Camping Trip – Stonington Maine