Walking Across Nashoba — Bolton Part 4

Meister Käßner
9 min readApr 3, 2023
Bowers Springs Photo by Author

Our original plan had been to cross the district in two days. But after completing 16.9 miles on the first day and assessing the wear and tear on our bodies we began to rethink. After consulting out schedules we decided it would be more prudent to complete our walk over three days at a more leisurely pace. Our planned trip for the second day would be significantly shorter but would also include the highest elevation of our trip and some of the lowest as we traversed the basin of a former glacial lake. By the time we met at noon on the next day I had purchased a new knee brace that helped me to get through the…

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Meister Käßner

I have been reflecting and writing about the stories, people, and places Northwest of Boston for thirty-five years. I also teach history and manage forest land.