New England 4000 Footers Superlatives

Hey y’all!  Back in November I finished up the 67 New England 4000 footers, which is all of the mountains over 4000 feet in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont.   1,391 more words


Sexy or Not My Family Has a Southern Accent

As many of you know I am not a native to West Virginia and grew up in Boulder Colorado. A place of almost no accent when speaking and a trait that is valued by the media. 644 more words

Appalachian Mountains

Into the Woods: Jacks River Falls

As the spring hiking season winds down (and the temperature winds up), I was fortunate enough to get one last good trek in. This happened to combine three of my favorite types of hike: 1) remote (i.e. 660 more words

Appalachian Mountains

New Life Hiking Spa & Wellness Retreats 103 U.S. Route 4 Mendon/Killington, VT

Affordable Vermont Retreat with award-winning hiking and outdoor activities.  REJUVENATE IN THE GREEN MOUNTAINS OF VERMONT AT OUR HIKING SPA AND WELLNESS RETREAT

Spring through Fall at New Life Hiking Spa.

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Travel Leisure

Among the Shine Clan - Part 2

Fiddlestix’ day isn’t going well. First, she is given a hell of an assignment, then she finds out that Lieutenant Frieze, who was supposed to be in command, is probably malingering. 680 more words

Yahoo to the New Book Cover of "Tales of a Cosmic Possum"

Can I say this book cover wasn’t what I was expecting?

But then I didn’t know what I was expecting either, and it is perfect for… 209 more words

A Drive Through the Valley of the Shenandoah

The valley in which we rode was once a fiery battleground.

The rolling fields, like grassy ocean swells, which give way to imposing mountains on both the left and the right were just as scenic and stoic as in the mid-1800s. 1,239 more words