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Rocky Branch Ramble

The Rocky Branch River is well-named.

I’ve always been fascinated by the damage that heavy rain, landslides, avalanches, and flooding can inflict on the mountain landscape. Hurricane Irene wrought havoc in the White Mountains in August of 2011,¬†wiping out roads, bridges, and countless hiking trails. One of these, the Rocky Branch Trail remained closed for years …

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