Exploring the Green and White Mts, then the Berkshires

I received this question/comment and thought I would post it here. Bruce is coming over from England (the one we’re named for) His question basically says he has about 2/3 weeks and wants to see the Green mountains of Vermont, … Continue reading →

4 Rules for planning your fall foliage trip

gristmill with water wheel with orange and yellow autumn fall colors

A couple gave me a loose set of parameters and asked what I would suggest? This is tough because I’m not a travel agent but I look over my gazetteer maps and suggest routes that look interesting to me. This is … Continue reading →

Scenic New Hampshire drive to Beede Falls

Squam Lake in the distance

Scenic New Hampshire search for early fall color Labor Day arrives in early September and generally you won’t find much concentrated fall color. Lisa and I headed up towards sandwich New Hampshire, with an eye for finding Beede falls. All through … Continue reading →

Fall Foliage – Franconia Notch & Flume Gorge covered bridge

Flume gorge covered bridge

Fall Foliage – Franconia Notch New Hampshire You can say “Franconia Notch”, and many leaf peepers will simply nod their heads as they remember their hikes into Franconia State Park.  It’s also known as the home of the Flume Gorge covered bridge and while … Continue reading →

Bright New England fall colors to be found!

The fall colors lead the eye to the Canterbury Shaker Meeting House

The New England fall colors are still around… IF your expectations aren’t too high! Let me explain. Lisa and I just drove this morning, up into New Hampshire and we found only hints of color. (See the bottom paragraph for … Continue reading →