The Smoking Sox boys ready to head north from Jerusalem Road in Tyringham
Barbed-wire fence crossing with Baldy Mountain in the background
JJ heading down into the Tyringham Valley with Baldy Mountain in the background.
A close-up of the boy and his 15# pack
Boardwalk through the boggy valley bottom
The sign we were looking for. But 0.5 miles? That's an extra mile for the round trip!
JJ celebrates our arrival at the cabin.
The Upper Goose Pond cabin - a welcome sight after 8.6 miles
Fresh Gatorade at the cabin
Smoking Sox puts his best face forward for the camera
Adam, Ethan and Cameron report for line-up.
Lined up according to height...
A nice spot for two tent platforms
The Stalking Tortoise 2-man tent at the Upper Goose Pond camping area
Early morning mist on the Upper Goose Pond
Upper Goose Pond
Reflections in the mist
The view from the cabin
Adam ridin' the wild birch log
After breakfast view
An island in the sun
The Upper Goose Pond cabin - a great stop along the AT in Massachusetts
Back on the trail Saturday morning
Stalking Tortoise and Cookie Monster at the Upper Goose Pond cabin
Successfully crossing the Mass. Pike
Smoking Sox & Sons posing by the Appalachian Trail sign over I-90
The Energizer Bunny at the completion of his 9.7-mile hike
Waiting in the shade for the chase vehicle to arrive
Trail near Finnerty Pond
It's finally time for lunch on Saturday
A late lunch in the October Mountain Lean-to with Bocephus
Roy and Marilyn Wiley's place - the Cookie Lady's House
Smoking Sox tenting at the Cookie Lady's place
Stalking Tortoise & Cookie Monster tenting in the blueberry grove at the Cookie Lady's place
One of the ripe blueberries went missing shortly after this picture was taken...
The Cookie Monster at the Cookie Lady's house
Only 11 miles to go. Don't I look excited?
Up the rockpile
Slow & Steady
Views from the summit of Warner Mountain
Mount Greylock looming in the distance
Descending from the summit of Warner Mountain