Purgatory Chasm: Ominous name, fun hike

Last week my mom and I took a trip to a place called ‘Purgatory Chasm’ in Sutton, Massachusetts.  It’s a short hike – only about half a mile round trip – but you have to descend 70 feet into a chasm of granite bedrock. The creation of the chasm is officially unknown, but there have been theories proposed that the chasm was created when glacial meltwater from a burst ice dam Continue reading Purgatory Chasm: Ominous name, fun hike

Potato Chip Rock – Hiking San Diego

I had heard of this great hike the entire time I’d lived in San Diego but had never made the trek myself.  Of course I save it until the last minute but it was worth it! My roommate, a mutual friend and I all made the trip up north to Poway and the Mt. Woodson Trail.  It was a bit overcast but that was perfect for hiking.  Because let me Continue reading Potato Chip Rock – Hiking San Diego