GSMNP: Hiking 0.025% On The AT

You guys, I’m in Gatlinburg, the armpit of Tennessee, also known as the Vegas of the South, also known as ...
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Can You Hear Me Now? Disconnecting Phones, Hiking Stone Door, & Getting Real For A Sec

"I really think that being in nature is a basic human need that we have.  It gives us perspective because, ...
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Woods & Wisdom

Today I am relishing the fact that my neighbors seem to be out of town.  At approximately 9:52 every morning, ...
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Miles On The Trail: Leaving The Everyday Behind

Sometimes you reach a point in life where you realize something is missing or feels woefully unfulfilled and it causes ...
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Hiking The Fiery Gizzard And Surviving…Barely.

This past weekend, we had a camping adventure with some friends.  We went up to Tracy City, TN and stayed ...
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park: The Top Of The World At Clingman’s Dome

For our our second day in GSMNP, we decided to do the Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail before heading into ...
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park: Getting Out Of Tackytown And Into The Woods

 Rob’s birthday is coming up and I wanted to make a memory as opposed to struggling to find him a ...
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Rocky Mountain National Park Wildflowers

Since July is peak wildflower season in the Rocky Mountains, we constantly found ourselves saying how pretty all the flowers ...
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Rocky Mountain National Park: Day 3 Of The Alpine Adventures, Trail Ridge Road At Dusk

Today there was a very high chance of rain in the afternoon, so Ashley and I headed to Boulder to ...
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