Saturday morning - the view of Pico from our room at the Inn at Long Trail.
Bob finally shows up on an AT hike
Rutland Airport from Clarendon Lookout.
Just starting the climb
First shelter of the day
I can't read it either
Smoking Sox heading up the first part of the hike over Killington.
Bob and Sheep's Head always waiting for us all day.
Hurricane Irene caused a bit of Relocation, a bit of road walking
On the temporary roadwalk detour due to Hurricane Irene's flooding of the AT. Cookie Monster, Bob, Sheep's Head and Smoking Sox. Rain was just a few minutes from starting.
Just done with the relocation section getting ready to head back into the woods. With one good knee, Cookie Monster (in red) was always in front.
Governor Clement Shelter - the spot for a quick lunch break.
Getting pretty dark towards the end of the hike.
Bob coming to pick up Tim at Route 4 - what a guy. He also gave Tim a ride back to Route 103 to get his car.
The Inn at Long Trail. Expensive, a bit rundown but very worth the visit.
Sunday morning - the Inn at Long Trail and the rock that continues into the pub and dining room of the Inn.
Part 2 - Just Jeff and Tim from VT Route 100 up to Hanover NH. Stalking Tortoise at Kent Pond on a wet Saturday morning.
Saturday lunch at the Stony Brook Shelter. Not much, but it was dry.
Lots of rain on this 3 day section, but the camera had to come out for the picture of the ladder roped to the rockface.
The ladder from the other side
This is what you see when the trail description says "Reach ladder on steep ledge."
Finally the rain cleared for a little view.
One of the few views on a wet and rainy Saturday.
Wintturi was our home for the first night.
The Ascutney Mountain sign has seen better days.
A bridge with a bit of a lean to it, on a very wet day. I waited to cross before taking the shot,
Still raining, but at least you can see a little.
VT Cornfield with fall colors in the background
More VT colors
The old Cloudland privy - relocated to the Thistle Hill Shelter. A Dartmouth Outing Club work of art.
Stalking Tortoise at Thistle Hill Shelter on Sunday evening.
Tim warming up inside the Thistle Hill Shelter.
Monday - no rain and finally some views!
No rain, but heavy moisture in the air.
New England in the Fall - just about one week before peak foliage season.