The Climb to Mount Washington

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times….. No, really. Hiking to the summit of Mount Washington here in New Hampshire has always been a dream of mine. Located in the White Mountain National Forest, it is the highest peak in the northeast at an altitude of 6,228 feet. It is the…

The Quiet Slumber of a Litchfield County Summer

When busy yuppies from New York look to get away for the weekend, they turn to Connecticut’s bucolic Litchfield Hills. Just two hours from the city, Litchfield County provides a convenient escape for those looking for a little bit of solitude while enjoying the picturesque beauty that is western New England. While so many of…