Sisters bag 48 N.H. peaks with their mom
Mother-daughter bonding taken to new heights
Every mother wants to be a good one, and most will go any distance in any direction to reach that goal. But for Trish Ellis Herr, 41, of Somerville, looking for an outlet for her then 5-year-old daughter Alex, there was only one way to go. Up. Herr’s book, “UP: A Mother and Daughter’s Peakbagging Adventure,” tells the story of their climb up 48 peaks in the White Mountains, and the bonds their adventures forged.