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Great Smoky Mountain National Park

I just wanted to give a quick update on my latest adventures.  Last weekend I had the opportunity to camp in the Smokies for my first time ever.   923 more words


The Smokies: Reality Hits

4/13 – 4/17

I guess I spent a lot of my life previously to now waiting to wake up.

I knew that most people walked through life in a haze, barely aware of their actions and thoughts, going through the motions. 1,831 more words

Road Trip

Wild Great Smoky Mountains

The Great Smoky Mountains is a sanctuary for over 200 birds, 65 species of mammals, 67 species of fish and 80 types of reptiles and amphibians. 810 more words

Road Trip

Cades Cove

Cades Cove is located in a valley in the Great Smoky Mountains.  Before the park was established, it was inhabited by settlers .  Now it is the most visited spot in the park with more than 2 million people visiting every year.   218 more words

Finding a Magical Japanese Dragon on the Appalachian Trail

I’m pretty sure I’ve told you Appalachia can be a magical place – especially when you least expect it.

A few months back, while hiking in the Smokies, … 552 more words

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