Wordless Wednesday — Hiking Mount Beacon

by Dagmar Bleasdale on February 21, 2012

On Sunday we drove an hour to try out a new hike. Don said the hike at Mount Beacon would be a 1-mile, easy hike. Ha.

I was wearing the wrong shoes, again, just like on our Breakneck Ridge hike. This wasn’t that hairy, but we climbed Mount Beacon for an hour.

Landon was doing a great job, but I didn’t have much energy because I hadn’t eaten in 1+ days :)

Look how far up were were! We could see the Hudson River, my beloved Cold Spring, and Beacon.

My little mountain goat.

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Hali @daytodayMOMents February 28, 2012 at 5:15 PM

What a fun adventure..as my son would call it! :) Thanks for sharing, and the link up!

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angie February 23, 2012 at 1:04 PM

Love these pictures! You are brave to go hiking after not eating for a day! How is the cleanse going?

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Tracy @ Ascending Butterfly February 23, 2012 at 1:47 AM

Great shots! I have never visited Mount Beacon, great view, worth the work right? :)

Happy WW, I linked up!

Tracy @ Ascending Butterfly

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Karah @ thespacebetweenblog February 22, 2012 at 12:48 PM

Thanks so much for hosting…first time linker here. So fun to see the photos of your hike…love the one with the parking sign. :)
Karah @ thespacebetweenblog

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Amber - Binkertation February 22, 2012 at 11:39 AM

what an amazing view!!! I hope it made the (somewhat uncomfortable) hike worth it :)

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Verena February 22, 2012 at 10:49 AM

Ach was für eine schöne Aussicht!
Ich drücke Dir die Daumen mit dem Juice Cleansing. Ich glaube, dass muss ich auch mal wider machen.
Liebste Grüße,
Verena

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JDaniel4's Mom February 22, 2012 at 9:32 AM

The view is awesome! I bet it was worth the hike!

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BusyWorkingMama February 22, 2012 at 9:31 AM

What a beautiful area!

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Stacy Uncorked February 22, 2012 at 7:56 AM

Wrong shoes and no energy from a juice cleanse? You are a brave, brave woman. ;) It was worth it, though – you captured amazing shots! :)

Stinky Cats

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Char February 22, 2012 at 12:19 AM

Wow, Landon looks like he had a great time hiking. Beautiful pictures as usual.
Cheers,
Char

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Katie @Pinke Post February 22, 2012 at 12:17 AM

You are a brave to head out on a hike on that juice cleanse! Looks like a great family get away and fun time for all. Hope your milk chat was fun tonight. Sorry to miss it!

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Lolli @ Better in Bulk February 22, 2012 at 12:17 AM

I’m so glad you made it, despite the challenges! The pictures are gorgeous! I thought that first picture was snow. ;)

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alicia February 21, 2012 at 10:13 PM

I’ve done the empty stomach, wrong shoes hikes before… lol. Way to stick it out for the beautiful view!

Happy WW!

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