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Days 21 - 24 (3/21/15 - 3/24/15)

Day 21, 3/21/15

Start: Fontana Dam Shelter
Finish: Fontana Dam Shelter
Miles Hiked: 0
Miles To Go: 2023.3
Overall Miles Hiked: 165.9

The Fontana Dam Shelter is known among thruhikers as “The Fontana Hilton.” It has hot showers, electrical outlets and an amazing view. 1,310 more words

Appalachian Trail

Budgeting oxygen in the Smokies

Thanks to my busted up lungs, planning a trip now has an additional step: Making sure I have enough oxygen tanks to get me through whatever amount of time I’ll be gone. 695 more words


Bacon wrapped lil smokies

Jordan Hollingshead | Crumbs

My family made these a few weeks ago, I finally bummed the recipe for myself, and they were extremely good. I recommend this recipe for anyone looking for an easy to make snack that will please your guests. 127 more words

Snack Time

Down Memory Lane: The Smokies in the Spring (2001)

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Betsy and I visited the Smoky Mountains in May, 2001.  I had never spent much time in the Smokies, but I had an excellent guide since Betsy had visited them when she lived in Tennessee earlier.  116 more words


Adventuring: Smoky Mountains, Tennessee

Last week we visited the Smokes in Tennessee for the first time.  We rented a luxurious (but not expensive) cabin and spent four days relaxing and exploring the local communities. 164 more words


Supaa Bomb, Superbowl Snacks

Hello blog beauties!
Coming to you live from the snowy regions of New England. Yet again, Old Man Winter is walloping us. You would think living in Vermont for 4 years I would be used to this, but alas, I am not. 444 more words