Steall Falls

An Enchanted Hike To Steall Falls, Exploring Glen Nevis & The Loch Ness Centre

The sun greeted us when we woke up today, which was the most wonderful surprise since every minute here has ...
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Into The Highlands We Go: Glencoe’s Lost Valley & Clachaig Inn

Today started out with the most amazing Scottish breakfast at Culag Lochside Guesthouse.  The owner, Patrick, is the nicest man ...
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Argyll Forest Park

Arriving In Scotland At The Edge of Paradise: Luss & Loch Lomond

Flying across an ocean in coach class is the pits, but this is what average people do when they head ...
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Pursuit of Endurance Jennifer Pharr Davis

Book Review: The Pursuit of Endurance by Jennifer Pharr Davis

Jennifer Pharr Davis' latest book The Pursuit of Endurance: Harnessing the Record-Breaking Power of Strength and Resilience is an inside ...
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Hiking With Scoliosis: Navigating Gear Options For Getting Outside

In 2013, I wrote a piece for Women You Should Know about what it was like to live with scoliosis.  ...
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Coachella Valley Preserve

Hiking SoCal: Big Morongo Canyon Preserve & Coachella Valley Preserve

After an exciting day in Joshua Tree National Park, my cousin and I were dying to see what other secrets ...
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Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park: A Prickly Trek & Exhilarating Oasis

I am awestruck by the varied landscapes on this planet.  There is so much to see, so many places to ...
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Stowe Pinnacle

Stowe, Vermont: Pinnacle Of Perfection & Smugglers’ Notch

STOWE PINNACLE TRAIL Today was so full of goodness I have no idea how to sum it up. It started ...
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park

GSMNP: Embarrassing Camping FAIL, Walking Cades Cove Loop, Finding Avent Cabin, & Clingman’s Dome Sunset

Welp. I was that guy this morning in the campground. I was so proud of myself for waking up at ...
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