Waterfalls and Garbage

Destination: Alpine Cascade Brook waterfalls In the History of Coos County, New Hampshire (1888) by George Drew Merrill, there is a series of waterfalls described in Gorham called Alpine Cascades.  Directions say to cross over the Androscoggin River on a wire suspension bridge to a foot path, 75 ft above the river.  The foot path brings…

Kayaking the Mighty Andro

Last year on the 4th of July, Lindsay and Andrew went on separate holiday excursions.  Andrew and his buddies went over to Maine to go to the hip Nativa concert, while Lindsay and Amanda went on an epic kayak trip down the Androscoggin River.  Andrew’s adventures at Nativa should probably qualify as an outdoor adventure (the concert was outside…

Paddling Unknown Brook

Today we went on a short canoe trip on a brook that we’ve both had our eyes on for a while.  It is off the Androscoggin River near the Dummer/Cambridge, NH townline.  Andrew drives RT 16 almost daily and the mystery brook always intrigued him.  Lindsay had kayaked down the Andro last year (read about it here:…