“A vigorous five-mile walk will do more good for an unhappy but otherwise healthy adult than all the medicine and psychology in the world.” PAUL DUDLEY WHITE My first morning…
“Returning home is the most difficult part of long-distance hiking. You have grown outside the puzzle and your piece no longer fits.” – Cindy Ross Yesterday I wrote about climbing Helvellyn…
“Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in an office or mowing the lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain.” – Jack Kerouac Helvellyn was both amazing and…
“Climb the mountain not to plant your flag, but to embrace the challenge, enjoy the air and behold the view. Climb it so you can see the world, not so…
“The fleeting hour of life of those who love the hills is quickly spent, but the hills are eternal. Always there will be the lonely ridge, the dancing beck, the…
“Somewhere between the bottom of the climb and the summit is the answer to the mystery why we climb.” -Greg Child I can’t tell you how much I was looking…
“Climb the mountain not to plant your flag, but to embrace the challenge, enjoy the air and behold the view. Climb it so you can see the world, not so…
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from…
“Now I see the secret of making the best person, it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth”. – Walt Whitman It has…