Return to 9 Ponds, Frederick Municipal Forest

We first hiked the 9 Ponds Loop on January 18th, Our Second Year of the Pandemic (2021). It was so nice that we hiked it again on March 7th. It took us four months to get back again to see it in the non-winter, but we made up for the dreadful lassitude by adding on some extra mileage (to our detriment, as we both pooped out 9 miles in to what become an 11-mile hike, despite being svelter and in better shape than last time).

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