The Traveler stands on the north side of the park, far from the crowds and hubbub of the southern half of the Park. It has no attention-grabbing features like storm gods or “Knife Edge” sections or flatlanders asking where the gift shop is, but I’m here to spread the good word that it deserves your attention. I know because, of course, I climbed it.
I’ll tell you a hiking story, but not one like the others.
A year-long quest to climb the third tallest mountain in North America.
The youngest Neville to ever climb Katahdin, my 10-year old sister Sophia recaps our most recent jaunt up the big hill.
We drove about as far east as you can go for a night of camping on the ocean in one of Maine’s best hidden gems.
It’s been a whirlwind of a month, here’s a brief summary of our short time on the island so far.
A trip along the southern end of the vaunted Presidential Range in The White Mountains National Forest.
Summer is over. That mostly sucks. What doesn’t suck is that it’s time to show off my Summer ’16 video edit! A collection of video clips and photos from the last few months, thrown over some funky lyrics for your enjoyment! Like I said last year. It was the best summer ever….until next summer.
My mom has never climbed a mountain (to my knowledge) in her whole life. I guess that’s kind of what happens when you’re a military wife raising three kids and uprooting every three years to who knows where. So when I got a text from her a few weeks ago telling me she had her…
Matt and I are finally linking up for a hike this summer, and to make it even better Colleen is coming too. The three of us are going for a three-day hike through New Hampshire’s Pemigewasset Wilderness on one of the most challenging, albeit gorgeous, hikes in New England.
Matt returns to finish what he started in his first Livin’ Deliberately post (found here) with the story of his multi-day backpacking trip through the Green Mountains of Vermont It’s taken me longer to sit down and write this than I’d have preferred, but the story to tell about this trip is not quite positive…
Our very first guest submission on Livin’ Deliberately comes from one of my good friends, Matt Wojciak of New Hampshire. Matt has caught the hiking bug real bad and has spent most of his summer crushing the New Hampshire 4k footer list. Here, he describes his summer and his latest scheme which will take him into Vermont’s…