Getting Ready…

This is is my first post on my Appalachian Trail Adventure blog. I’m thinking that today marks the official start on my glide path to a May 1st take off on the AT. Just returned from a great two week vacation. Week one was an expedition to the Galapagos Islands with Stephanie and many of our local Cooperstown friends. Week two was a great relaxing week in Florida with my sister Jane, Steve and Grandpa.

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Four Amigos

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Beautiful Florida day

Yesterday was a nice hike up to Star  Field in the snow. Much warmer today with a hike to the back trails of Clark Tower with Stephanie.  It’s so nice to live in an area with lots of hills,  which is great  training for the AT

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White blazing on the Clark Tower Trail. (NOT the AT !)

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Here are some photos of recent hikes in the Cooperstown area. More to come.

9 comments

  1. Mike Bauer · February 29, 2016

    Great local photos. Keep walking.

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    • Ken B. · April 19, 2016

      Mike – It was great talking to you yesterday!! Wishing you an adventure of a lifetime, and with every step and turn along the way may you attain greater and greater heights!! Be SAFE, take CARE, and ENJOY!! Ken.

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      • Mike Bauer · April 20, 2016

        Thanks for the kind thoughs Ken. Great talking to you too!

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  2. ericandpabloknight · March 3, 2016

    Mike, happy to be your inaugural non-family follower Eric knight

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  3. Ken B. · April 19, 2016

    Mike – Great talking to you yesterday!! Wishing you an adventure of a lifetime and may every step along your journey take you to greater and greater heights! Be SAFE, take CARE, and ALL THE BEST!! Ken.

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  4. Martin Wolf · April 20, 2016

    I hope to see you see someday. The funeral was the only time we’ve met in the last 30 or so years. I enjoyed your recital, which your father sent to me.

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  5. Leslie Breiten · April 22, 2016

    You go, Mike. I am looking forward to following your travels and experiences. It’s just one foot in front of the other. Love you! Leslie aka mama bear

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  6. Alicia Wiswell · April 25, 2016

    Good Luck and Godspeed – have a GREAT time!!

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