The Aspetuck Trail is a 6.9-mile blue blaze trail located in the Aspetuck River Valley in Fairfield County, Connecticut. The trail meanders through the Centennial… Read More »Aspetuck Trail- Old Connecticut | Average Hiker
Peoples State Forest is located in Connecticut in the Farmington River Valley. This forest, combined with the American Legion State Forest, was established in 1923… Read More »People’s State Forest – Fun Hiking! | Average Hiker
I had been bush whacking through thick undergrowth, up and down ridge after ridge. Barbara Frost would soon make sure I was “found” and back in town. My encounter with her was one of my more memorable trail experiences.
The Thermarest Neoair X-Lite and Nemo Tensor Ultralight are two of the most popular backpacking sleeping pads. Which One Do I Like?
I recently reviewed the Zpacks Altaplex, and will be taking it on my next long distance hike. This review includes my selection criteria and initial asessment.
Tirrell Pond was a beautiful location on the NPT and the Fall was popping along the trail!