Caesar’s Head State Park – Dismal Trail And Naturaland Trust Trail Loop

January 14th, 2017 On Saturday, Pam and I met bright and early in Picket Post, then headed towards Cleveland, South Carolina. This would be our second hike together in as many days. Just the day before, on Friday the 13th, we tempted fate and did a 10.4 mile hike on a section of the Bartram… Read More Caesar’s Head State Park – Dismal Trail And Naturaland Trust Trail Loop

Grayson Highlands – 2016 Photo Journal, Day One – Creeper Trail Bike Ride

September 30th, 2016 Well, it’s the beginning of Fall, and that can only mean one thing. Yep, it was time for our annual group trip to Grayson Highlands State Park. We had our largest group ever this year. A total of sixteen people went, along with two dogs. Over the course of four days, we… Read More Grayson Highlands – 2016 Photo Journal, Day One – Creeper Trail Bike Ride

Glacier National Park – Hike To Rockwell Falls

June 26th, 2016 If you’ve followed my blog, you probably already know that this past June, my wife Joann and I spent a week on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Montana doing volunteer work with God’s Grace Ministry. In our spare time, we had explored Glacier National Park. In addition to driving the Going-to-the-Sun Road, she… Read More Glacier National Park – Hike To Rockwell Falls

Hiking The Benton Mackaye Trail – Wilscot Gap To Weaver Creek Road

September 16th, 2016 On Friday morning, Wayne, Pam, and I met in Westminster, SC at 5 am, loaded our gear into Pam’s vehicle, then began the drive towards a stretch of the Benton Mackaye Trail in Blue Ridge, Georgia. We’re attempting to section hike the entirety of the BMT and today we would be tackling sections… Read More Hiking The Benton Mackaye Trail – Wilscot Gap To Weaver Creek Road

Glacier National Park – Saint Mary Falls And Virginia Falls

This past June, my wife Joann and I spent some time on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Montana. While we were there, we were able to explore Glacier National Park, drive the Going-to-the-Sun Road, and do several short hikes. This post, which is part two of four, contains images and descriptions of our 3.8 mile… Read More Glacier National Park – Saint Mary Falls And Virginia Falls

Benton Mackaye Trail Section Hike – Springer Mountain To The Toccoa River

Wayne, Pam, and I have lately been talking about section hiking the Benton Mackaye Trail (BMT). The BMT runs for about 300 miles from Springer Mountain in Georgia to Davenport Gap in the northernmost part of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The middle of the BMT crosses the Appalachian Trail near Fontana. If you were… Read More Benton Mackaye Trail Section Hike – Springer Mountain To The Toccoa River