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Beers in High Places: Day Hike Session Ale at Thorp Mountain Lookout

Online descriptions of Thorp Mountain hit all the right notes for me. “It’s not crowded!” “There are views!” “There’s an old lookout shed at the top!”  So off we drove one Saturday morning, into the western edge of The 509, to find Thorp Mountain Lookout. 646 more words

Beers In High Places

Midland, TX 5k/10K - Sat Aug 2nd

This is not a speed event. You are encouraged to bring along your children and walk/talk and spend some time together enjoying the great outdoors. 221 more words

Texas

Hyner View State Park

After spending Saturday hiking in the Sproul State Forest, we packed up our camp at Hyner Run State Park and took the short drive up the mountain to Hyner View State Park. 76 more words

PA Hike

Sproul State Forest: Round Island Run

After years of having scheduling conflicts, I was finally able to make to the Keystone Trails Association’s Prowl the Sproul event in north central Pennsylvania. I passed on the opportunity to camp with the KTA at the Western Clinton  Sportsman Association, having my friends Bennett and Julia with me, who intended on doing some fishing in the area. 1,336 more words

PA Hike

Hiking in Oregon: Smith Rock State Park

Smith Rock State Park is about a half hour north from Bend in Terrebonne, Oregon.  It is most famous for its rock climbing, with the iconic Monkey Face being one of its most challenging and well-known routes.  700 more words

Hiking

Message on a Stone.. Jesusita Trail

This is a sequel to my previous entry We Love You, Santa Barbara.

When I went to bed the night before, I planned to hit the trails early that morning. 229 more words

Dog Friendly Trail

Avoiding a Vacation Set Back: Day #4

DURING MY 2 WEEK VACATION, I HOPE NOT TO GAIN MY TYPICAL 5-7LBS. MY GOAL IS A DAILY POST ABOUT WHAT I DID TO AVOID A VACATION SET BACK. 315 more words

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