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Garden of the Gods - Illinois

Garden of the Gods National Recreation Area is one of Illinois’ most unique geological features. Located in the heart of the Shawnee National Forest, this is one of the most visited places in Southern Illinois. 234 more words

Hiking

Sands Point Preserve Conservancy

When we arrived, we parked in the first parking lot and got out to explore.  We decided to walk a bit around the property before heading to the section that had the majority of the nature trails.   263 more words

Travel

How to Hike West Virginia in a Weekend

If you have a love for traveling but a lack of funds to do so (like me), road trips are a great way to see surrounding states without the huge price tag of a plane ticket. 956 more words

Hiking

Meandering Through Virginia

This past Saturday my kids and I set out to see some sights. Our first stop was in Waterford, Virginia. This a small historical town in rural Loudoun County. 764 more words

Hiking

The Great Smoky Mountains - Clingmans Dome

During our vacation to The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, we spent one day driving to Clingmans Dome. After leaving our cabin near Pigeon Forge, we did some auto-touring along US Highway 441. 310 more words

Hiking

The Great Smoky Mountains - Roaring Fork Motor Trail

Finally!! After years of dreaming about visiting The Great Smoky Mountains, I was finally here! Since we arrived before we could check into our cabin, we decided to check out the Roaring Fork Motor Trail. 231 more words

Waterfall

Hiking the Jordan River Pathway, Day 2

Day two of hiking the Jordan River Pathway started well. Because we hadn’t been overly ambitious the first day, we were both feeling good the next morning and ready to take on the day. 478 more words

Michigan