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Red River Gorge, The Red, RRG...

Red River Gorge is often referred to simply as “The Red”. This is the nickname climbers gave it, which is pretty cool…but in writing, I prefer to shorten it to RRG. 2,289 more words


Forget Disneyland, Give me Raw Earth

The Red River Gorge. The name itself gets my heart pumping faster and fiercer!  I was first introduced to this wondrous place in Kentucky when I was 18 years old. 576 more words


BYTOP and More Hiking Auxier Ridge Advice

The Auxier Ridge/Courthouse Rock/Double Arch loop is a popular trail in the Red River Gorge area. Sandstone cliff views are unobstructed, arches abound, and the trail is comparatively well maintained. 429 more words


Appalachian foothills in the Bluegrass State

It’s been a crazy week, and it’s only Wednesday. If I’ve not already mentioned, I do a little writing during the evening on rainy days, but for the most part the vast majority of my blogging is done on my lunch break at the office. 283 more words

Random Blurbs

Amarillo Sunset

I really enjoy commissions. I think I like them so much because the commission’s subject usually is a memory, a representation of a significant individual, or an invaluable concept of the patron’s. 608 more words


Nature Photo Challenge Día 6: Red River Gorge

I was challenged to post one nature photo everyday for a week by Living the Q Life. I nominate anyone who wants to do it. … 127 more words

General Travel

Red River Gorge, x

Winding road, Red River Gorge, Kentucky, autumn 2001.