From the deck of a home overlooking Moosehead Lake outside Greenville, ME. Still ice on the water in mid-April, of course… (4/15/2016)
Two miles south of the Monson trailhead on the AT. That’s Monson Pond on the right. Two miles later, I’d be standing at the northern tip of it. (July 2016)
Never shave on hiking days. It’s tradition.