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John Muir Time in Ohio

It ain’t cheap.

Let’s get this out of the way, first and foremost. Missouri spoiled me. Thousands of Conservation Area acres and no fees? Mark Twain National Forest? 2,676 more words

Creativity on Cabot, 4.21.17

Hiking Mt. Cabot is actually not too hard of a hike.  There are no scrambles, no extended steep sections or troublesome stream crossings.  The problem with Cabot is the drive to get to the trailhead.   819 more words


Spiritual Markers

I’ve mentioned many times before how much I love to go hiking.  I can never get enough of being in the outdoors enjoying the beauty of God’s creation.  501 more words


The View From Pinnacle Peak, Looking Southeast

This was only my third training hike (in prep for Humphreys Peak) and I was pleasantly surprised to feel a positive training effect already. Or maybe I was just high on the beautiful day and setting. 10 more words


The Pressure of Days*

Extra days off, teacher or no, are always appreciated. I’m so busy that I spent most of it working, but I even got some yardwork and a dog walk in yesterday…always a plus. 468 more words


Lafayette and Lincoln, 2.18.17

Winter is truly upon us and the past two weeks have been quite a mixed bag weather-wise!  We’ve had several large snowstorms and now the temperatures are heading into spring-like numbers.   954 more words