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Looking Glass Falls and Cradle of Forestry

We spent most of the morning trying to decide what to do! Our original plan had been to go to Murphy to the Fields of the Wood Bible Park but after realizing that it would take over two hours to get there and over two back meaning we’d be in the car for nearly five hours we scraped that idea. 570 more words

Leaving Trail's End

Sunday was a day of rest for us. I think we packed too much in in three days and we were just exhausted. Although the weather forecast called for rain it was a pretty day. 726 more words

Cataloochee Ranch

On Thursday the weather forecast for Saturday morning was a little iffy but Peggy scheduled the ride anyway and it turned out to be a perfect day. 695 more words

Clingman's Dome and Cataloochee Valley

Although we got a very late start today we got a lot accomplished. We sort of had directions to Clingman’s Dome and to Cataloochee Valley but quickly decided we really didn’t know where to go so we stopped at the Visitor’s Center in Maggie Valley. 1,068 more words

Soco Falls and Waterrock Knob in One Day!

Wow – we pushed ourselves today! We started our day headed to Soco Falls but unfortunately we missed the little sign – and it is little – and ended up in Cherokee. 622 more words

Traveling Day

Wednesday was a travel day for us. Jerry wanted to get an early start even though we only had a little over 100 miles to go so we pulled out of The Little Campground around 10:00. 298 more words

North Carolina-Ashe County-January 16

North Carolina People, Places, and Things-January 16

I am the dad to five adult children. As they were growing up I attempted to remind them they were special and to implore them to learn something new. 505 more words

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