the appalachian trail – NC & TN

On Friday’s it’s always a scramble trying to get off work, pack, and hit the road before 6pm. Somehow even…

product review: REI co-op traverse 65 backpack.

When deciding to make the important decision of purchasing a backpack, there are a few factors that I carefully considered…

canada.

VACATION. The three syllable word that everyone knows and has come to love so dearly. My past experiences with the…

central nc state parks.

In an effort to knock out parks that are less hiking based and more “recreational” based, Caroline and I headed…

hammocks beach state park.

Website: https://www.ncparks.gov/hammocks-beach-state-park As we set sail and headed towards the coast of Topsail, NC to visit with friends, we wanted…

grandfather mountain state park.

As you prepare yourself to hike into a place like Grandfather Mountain it’s always best to read up and learn everything…

south mountains state park.

In Connelly Springs, NC is where our next adventure will take you. South Mountains State Park is in the middle…

district 12.

As we were looking for directions to South Mountains State Park in Connelly Springs, NC…we came across a place named…

the hawksbill trail.

It started out as your typical Saturday morning filled with sleeping in, feeding the animals, and trying NOT to think…

crowders mountain state park.

It was a hot summer Saturday and my girl Caroline and I ventured out on our own again to explore…