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Ocoee Whitewater Center, Tennessee

A Summer Olympics Wonder!

A drive on Hwy 64/Ocoee Scenic Byway takes you through some incredible scenery in the Southern Appalachian Mountain range.  This journey in East Tennessee leads you to an amazing area that is part of olympic history. 283 more words

Among the Shine Clan - Part 13 by Dellani Oakes

They have managed to shut down one cyber-warrior, but their handler seems to be blocking their device. Gathering their wounded together, Deacon and Fiddlestix regroup to come up with a plan. 616 more words

Dellani Oakes

When beauty follows the storm...

This evening, we saw hail, thunder, lightening and then the rainbow…. so beautiful! 

Appalachian Mountains

Is Mount Mitchell The Ultimate Appalachian Mountain?

If you are reading this and have already decided to hike Mount Mitchell, before you leave you need to do the following:

  1. Check the hourly weather forecast for both the top of the mountain and for the Black Mountain Campground (the trailhead)
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Tallulah Gorge Overlook

In the Appalachian Mountains Foothills of North Georgia

at the edge of my toes,
                         canyon walls
                           dive deep to river unseen,
                              thickly lined with towering trees,
                                 rippling shades of green cascading down. 76 more words
Nature's Beauty

If the Creek Don't Rise, by Leah Weiss

As an aspiring novelist, I keep a writing notebook. In one section I write down the “hooks” from the novels I read. In the other section, I write down my favorite lines (and sometimes paragraphs) from the books I read. 453 more words

The Appalachian Mountains: an overview

We drove last week from Watauga County to Chicago to visit family for spring break. When you are in the midst of the mountains, it’s hard to gauge the magnitude of their presence. 513 more words

Appalachian Mountains