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Tag Archives: winter

Franconia Notch: The Flume Gorge

Franconia Notch: The Flume Gorge

Posted on by Christina Minniti, Photographer

A few weeks ago an image of a pair of ice climbers on the NH State Parks facebook page grabbed my attention, and I just couldn’t stop thinking about all of that ice. At the first chance I got, I … Continue reading

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Monadnock Weekly Report 03.22.13

Monadnock Weekly Report 03.22.13

Posted on by Patrick Hummel, Volunteer Program Coordinator

03.22.13 “There’s a bluebird in my heart that wants to get out…” – Charles Bukowski, The Last Night Of The Earth Poems   On Tuesday, Mount Monadnock was blasted with 14 inches of fresh snow. Wednesday was the first day … Continue reading

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Monadnock Weekly Report 03.15.13

Monadnock Weekly Report 03.15.13

Posted on by Patrick Hummel, Volunteer Program Coordinator

03.15.13 “You might be poor, your shoes might be broken, but your mind is a palace.” – Frank McCourt, Angela’s Ashes   A Happy St. Patrick’s Day to you all this coming weekend. And it is shaping up to be … Continue reading

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Monadnock Weekly Report 03.08.13

Monadnock Weekly Report 03.08.13

Posted on by Patrick Hummel, Volunteer Program Coordinator

03.08.13 “Adopt the pace of nature; her secret is patience.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson       We’re a week closer to the Vernal Equinox, a week closer to St. Patrick’s Day, a week closer to Opening Day, and we’re moving … Continue reading

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Monadnock Weekly Report 03.01.13

Monadnock Weekly Report 03.01.13

Posted on by Patrick Hummel, Volunteer Program Coordinator

03.01.13 “Part of you died each year when the leaves fell from the trees and their branches were bare against the wind and the cold, wintry light. But you knew there would always be the spring, as you knew the … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Photographing Pillsbury State Park

Guest Post: Photographing Pillsbury State Park

Posted on by Christina Minniti, Photographer

When I made the leap to move from sunny Phoenix AZ to New England last summer one of the things I was most excited about was hiking with real trees. Throughout the end of the summer and into autumn I … Continue reading

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Nansen Milan Winter Recreation

Nansen Milan Winter Recreation

Posted on by andrew-keohan

Passing by the Milan Lumber Company, I knew I was headed in the right direction… Located just outside the North Country hub of Berlin, Milan Hill State Park is well worth the drive. The park is home to Nansen Ski … Continue reading

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Cross Country Skiing at Bear Brook

Cross Country Skiing at Bear Brook

Posted on by andrew-keohan

It’s amazing how a few inches of snow changes the course of outdoor recreation we New Englander’s participate in. The recent coating of flakes led me to give cross-country skiing another try for my second time ever. With hiking and biking … Continue reading

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Art, Nature, and Photography at Wadleigh State Park

Art, Nature, and Photography at Wadleigh State Park

Posted on by Theresa Conn, New Hampshire State Parks Winter Intern

Meet Sasha Wolfe, a New Hampshire artist who specializes in photography and charcoal drawings. This weekend, my friends Molly, Caroline, and I went to Wadleigh State Park in central New Hampshire to talk creativity, art, and nature with Sasha. Sasha … Continue reading

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AMC's Highland Center at Crawford Notch State Park

AMC’s Highland Center at Crawford Notch State Park

Posted on by Theresa Conn, New Hampshire State Parks Winter Intern

This past week, I took an adventure up to White Mountain National Forest to visit the Lodge at Appalachian Mountain Club’s Highland Center. Fresh white powder coated the ground, a welcome change from the lack of winter weather in Boston. … Continue reading

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