Anthony’s Nose (5)

“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.”

-John Muir

“Without new experiences, something inside of us sleeps. The sleeper must awaken.”
-Frank Herbert

“Now I see the secret of making the best person, it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth.”
-Walt Whitman

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The start and finish to the hike.

I was originally going to do a hike by Lake Tiorati in Harriman State Park today but my ankle was feeling sore so I decided once again to hike to Anthony’s Nose. I was afraid that at a length of 7 miles, the Harriman Hike would have put too much stress on an already tender ankle. So I decided to do my favorite standby, Anthony’s Nose.

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The sun coming up during the climb to the Nose.

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Looking north from the alternate viewpoint.

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The Camp Smith trail headed down off of the Nose. 

Summer 2017 Mileage:

7/5/17: 3.8-19.82

One thought on “Anthony’s Nose (5)

  1. Barb Knowles

    I hiked at Bear Mountain yesterday and forget how important it is to wear actual hiking boots. Sneakers didn’t cut it. I pointed out Anthony’s Nose to my friend. Does that count? Anthony’s Nose is too ambitious for me. Btw, I’m finally writing again, even though I have to go to work today. It will take hours and hours to catch up on the blogs I’ve missed. I’ll read more of yours later. I miss reading your blog posts!

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