Mount Monadnock « back to albumMount Monadnock 2012 Just how do you pronounce "cairns", anyway?Pointers must remain home. Poor pointers.Yay! Hiking is fun! At least at first...SQUIRRELCHIPMUNKJohanna flavors the local fauna with this worm she found. Or is it string cheese?The journey of 4.2 miles begins with a single step.I seem to have gotten ahead of the pack.Visibility is much improved over our foggy 2011 hike.I like to move it, move it!Anytime is a good timef for a Facebook status update.OH THE HUMANITYMary can do anything she sets her mind to.Someday, this will all be mine.A beautiful day for a hike.Ach! Where do the hands go?!We give up.No recent childbirth can defeat her determination!Don't slip!Mary the Redeemer.Fly, my pretties!All we are is dust in the wind.Mary found her geocache!Sorting through our bounty.What shall we take and trade?"on mndnk LOL"No incline can stop this terrible trio!Don't get cocky, it's going to get rocky!"LIFT HERE"Flat on my back.Finally, a chance to sit back and relax.Lil' feet.Footsies.We're multiplying!Mary led me and Jo to our first geocache! Panicky Smurf was our reward.She went thataway!FOCUS! FOCUS!A dividing tree.That's where we're headed!You should see the things she can do with a tightrope.