Tag Archives: The Basin

New Hampshire – Day 7: Clark’s Trading Post and the Basin…again.

Brittany Swanson   September 28, 2015   Comments Off on New Hampshire – Day 7: Clark’s Trading Post and the Basin…again.

To finish out my week in New Hampshire I decided to visit Clark’s Trading Post. Home of the Famous Bear Show. Now, I’m not usually one to enjoy entertainment where animals are forced into performance, but Murray Clark, one of the bear trainers and narrator of the show, assured me that at Clark’s they train their bears with only love and… Read more »

New Hampshire – Day 6: Scenic Views, Driving, and the World’s Longest Candy Counter

Brittany Swanson   September 26, 2015   Comments Off on New Hampshire – Day 6: Scenic Views, Driving, and the World’s Longest Candy Counter

My Couchsurfing host, Alyssa, took me on her favorite hike to start the morning. It was this narrow hidden trail up Iron Mountain. It’s mostly rocky and relatively steep, but we managed to climb up to the first overlook in about a half hour. We stayed there chatting and enjoying the view for another half hour. Alyssa had to go to work,… Read more »