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Blue Ridge Parkway in Autumn

Cloudy day on the Blue Ridge Parkway near Cherokee, North Carolina. — http://ift.tt/1uLfXGp by BryanPollard

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Secret Falls

It’s a fine October day in Highlands North Carolina. I was in town to attend a waterfall photography workshop at Dry Falls offered by Deborah Scannell Photography… 571 more words

Hiking

Winter in Nantahala National Forest

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Giants of the Appalachians

Given this blog’s homage to Joyce Kilmer, how could I not devote a post to the mighty trees of the Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest? ┬áBorn in New Jersey, Kilmer had no connection with North Carolina, but the 3,800-acre forest within the Nantahala National Forest was dedicated to him in 1936, as a memorial both to his poetry and to his service in World War I, where Kilmer paid the ultimate price for his patriotism. 612 more words

Hiking

Kudzu

We went out for a drive this weekend and, along the stretch of State Highway 28 between Franklin and Bryson City in Western North Carolina, saw huge areas of forest being overrun by kudzu. 157 more words

Nature