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Onward to the End!

This week Mac and I are closing a chapter on the middle portion of our hike. From West Virginia all the way through New Jersey we spent almost every weekend visiting friends and family. 196 more words

Appalachian Trail

Orcas Island's Turtleback Mountain: Thankful for the Second Chance

When planning a return trip to Orcas Island (one of Washington State’s San Juan Islands north of Seattle), Slaed and I both made short lists.  Short lists of places on the island we didn’t want to miss.   603 more words


Trekking the National Parks: Bryce Canyon

Hey readers! It’s been pretty busy for me lately. I’m preparing to go back to school (as a teacher), reading through emails, preparing for workshops, etc… It’s definitely a little overwhelming! 1,441 more words


A Summer Walk in Portland

A warm sunny day in the City of Roses.

Throw on a good coating of sun protection, grab the camera and head off for a 12-mile loop hike from home. 98 more words


Exploration and New Experiences

“Dr. Sinclair has a really cool energy” my wife stated after our meeting with him. I agreed. There was a sense of peace, a sense of calmness, in the face of absolute chaos. 795 more words

RV Travel

Dirty Harry's Balcony

So, I’ve attempted this hike several times. The first time was in November 2011 when the first sight of snow made me struggle half way through the hike. 109 more words