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Day 7: Hiking with Hubby

We’ve had some crazy weather in TN lately. Last weekend, it was snowing. I mean, 2 inches near the city and 5 inches in the mountains. 238 more words


Road to Galinsburg - USA Journal 2012


Well we didn’t get very far today. We had great intentions but this place was just too gorgeous to pass through. So many things to see and then taking the sky rail up to the top of the mountain. 311 more words


Sunday Hikes: Mt. LeConte

Mt. LeConte stands 6,593 feet above sea level, is the third tallest mountain in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and the tallest in the park that is completely in Tennessee. 521 more words


Donate Gatlinburg TN Fire Fund Dollywood Foundation

Night of Nov. 28, 2016, terrible wildfires affected the Great Smoky Mountains around Gatlinburg, TN where I grew up. The firefighters, first responders, the Red Cross and many other organizations have done an incredible job in their emergency response efforts. 96 more words

Travel Leisure

Super Fire, the Smokey's and a Raging Fire.

As ooan.com reveals news of the destruction in the Smokey Mountains, we come to realize that 7 people have lost their lives and many more are injured. 131 more words

Current Events

The Night the Mountains Caught Fire

Total devastation, unlike this region has ever known. 119,000 acres of land have burned in the southeastern United States, ignited by arsonists. This territory that was affected spans across 8 different states. 1,364 more words

A Musing

Visit the Smokey Mountains

I live in South Central Kentucky, which is actually one of the greatest places to live if you love to travel, simply because you’re not a far drive from anything. 894 more words