A Family Adventure


Tyson, Emilie & Isaac

Monadnock After Thanksgiving

November 29, 2019
Emilie Phillips

Hiking Mount Monadnock with my parents late fall is becoming a tradition. This time Tyson wanted to see Billings Fold — a geological phenomena and potential rock climb. It was cold but not snowy. I expected ice on the trails, so I hunted through the house looking for my micro spikes. It took me five […]

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Monadnock Hike

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November 29, 2019

Post Thanksgiving hike up Mount Monadnock with the family.

Winter on Monadnock

December 31, 2018
Emilie Phillips

New Hampshire had feet of snow in November, but since then, warm rains melted all the snow. Alternating between the rain storms, it’s been cold but dry. New Years Eve started cold and dry, with rain forecast to blow in that night. We left the house shortly after 8AM. The sun was shining when we […]

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Monadnock

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December 31, 2018

Short family hike up wintry Monadnock

Bald Rock – Monadnock

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September 2, 2018

Hike part way up Mount Monadnock.

Caves on Monadnock

August 19, 2018
Emilie Phillips

“Is that the top?” Isaac asked looking up through the trees. “No, just a ridge,” I repeated. Shortly, our trail tee-d into the Cliff Walk trail. Tyson stopped there for a bio break. “Isaac, want to climb this rock while we wait?” The bottom of the rock had many fissures and steps making it easy […]

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Monadnock Caves

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August 19, 2018

Rock explorations on Monadnock

Mothers Day Hike up Monadnock

May 13, 2018
Emilie Phillips

For Mother’s Day, I organized a hike up Monadnock for the younger generations before the afternoon Sawyer family cookout. We started from the state park trailhead (map). We took Cascade Link out to Spellman and then looped back on Pumpelly ridge to the summit. Isaac and his cousins, Jake and Ben, enjoyed climbing the rock […]

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