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West Highland Way 👣

Well today I was back on the track! Day 9 of hiking and I’ve hit the original Scottish long distance trail, the West Highland Way. … 412 more words


The Olympic Peninsula

I am moving back to California in less than one month! It is a very bittersweet time, but the one thing that makes the move more manageable is ticking off items on my Washington Bucket List. 654 more words


A Walk with Friends

After a week or more of either heavy rain or hazy skies obscuring the mountains, the Saturday of Father’s Day weekend promised to be a crystal clear day. 483 more words


Planting Pulling Spreading and Moving

For as long as I can remember, I’ve felt a strong and stubborn deeply rooted impulse that pulls me toward farms, practically dragging me to the spaces where feel comfortable and right. 397 more words


Hiking to Alum Cave.

Imagine a cave similar to Old Man’s Cave, located on the side of a large mountain? In the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, that is a reality in the form of Alum Cave Bluffs. 278 more words


Hiking in the Luksefjell mountains - "Fjellvannet" / The Mountain lake

It’s summer, July and the weather’s perfect for backpacking.

The area is called “Luksefjell” and lies north 6 miles of my hometown, Skien and a 45 minute drive from my house. 143 more words


The Poet in the Woods

I pictured a poet.

In my mind I saw her flowing, reddish-brown hair, loosely twisted into a bun to keep it from catching on low branches, wearing a green-and-white checked flannel jacket, and carrying a notebook and pencil. 1,059 more words