Westport weekend

We spent the weekend of August 17-19 picking up the kids at Camp Dudley – Mara from Camp Dudley at Kiniya in Colchester VT, then John and Andy from Camp Dudley in Westport NY, on opposite sides of Lake Champlain.  Though the weather was a bit threatening on Friday afternoon, the rest of the weekend was gloriously beautiful and we had a great time.  You can see photos of the kids at Dudley here, and photos from the weekend here.

I write mostly to share a couple of photos of the Lake, a sunset view from Kiniya and a sunrise view from Westport.

Pam and the kids – Andy, Mara, and John – at the Dudley family day.

Noonmark mountain

Last week Andy and I had to drop off John at Camp Dudley a day early, so we spent the day hiking in the nearby Adirondack Mountains. These mountains were my childhood stomping ground, and it’s always a treat to be able to visit there again and climb mountains that, in some cases, I climbed 40 years earlier. Continue reading “Noonmark mountain”