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If You Only Have One Day in the Smokies

If you only have one day to visit the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the following itinerary will give you an excellent overview of the park and all its wonders. 235 more words


Behold the Bugler

Fall is quickly approaching in the Great Smoky Mt National Park and that means lots of wonderful things!  One of the first things that comes to mind is the changing of the leaves which brings out brilliant colors and paints the land in rich hues of yellows, golds, oranges and reds.   336 more words

Great Smoky Mt National Park

:: Labor Day hike and swim

One of the top ten things about being back in East Tennessee is being near the mountains. We decided to take Ellie on an overnight trip in the Smokies over Labor Day weekend, and since… 540 more words

Happy Littles

Art in the River

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Betsy and I like driving and hiking along Middle Prong of the Little River in the Smokies.  216 more words


Expect the unexpected… what to photograph…

It happens that fast… At first the Doe and her Fawn weren’t noticed, about 80 feet ahead on the old trail. Then as the tripod was lowered from my shoulder she started moving toward an opening in the brush. 254 more words


Snapshots of the Smokies

Only one post in and life is already getting in the way of blogging! However, life lately has been pleasant, so I’m not complaining. As I’m writing this, I’m sitting in my college townhouse all unpacked and settled. 663 more words

A Weekend Down South in the Smokies

So I came home from camp about a week ago and thought, “Okay, cool. I’m gonna have some time to relax at home for a few weeks before school starts. 904 more words