Tuesday was the beginning of a three day hiking gig in the Smokies. I was up early and arrived in … Continue reading A Solo Jaunt Over Gregory Bald in the Smokies: 14.0 Miles – 15 September 2020
It was another solid night of sleep for me. Scott said that he heard our late night visitor get up … Continue reading Day 3: Great Smoky Mountains National Park: Campsite 89 on Eagles Creek Trail to Fontana Dam.
Progress from constant vertigo has been measured in the smallest increments possible for the last year and a half. There … Continue reading From Exhilarated Hike to Tragedy
It was good to be able to set up camp a little early at Sloan Bridge. I hiked just beyond … Continue reading The Race to the Barn. Day 6. 11 Oct 2019. 23.7 Miles + 52.7 Miles = 76.4 Miles
The rain subsided sometime during the night. I felt refreshed. I even managed to somewhat bound out of my tent … Continue reading “We’re Not in Kansas Anymore”. Day 4. Foothills Trail. 09 October 2019. 13.8 Miles + 28.2 Miles + 42.0 Miles.
The second night on the ground brought about for both of us a bit of recovery. It actually provided a … Continue reading Into the Middle. Day 3. Foothills Trail. 08 October 2019. 13.1 Miles + 15.1 Miles = 28.2 Miles
I can only describe the first day on the Foothills Trail as a disappointment. While I was certainly excited about … Continue reading Difficult Options: Day 2. Foothills Trail. 07 October 2019. 10.0 miles + 5.1 miles = 15.1 miles
Big Creek Trail: Pisgah National Forest, Brevard, North Carolina Enough of this light footing it about the house! The interior … Continue reading 09 July 2019 Knocking Imbalance in the “Haid”!
Have you ever had your legs kicked out from under you? It doesn’t take much and it can happen in … Continue reading 07 July 2019: When Your Legs Have Been Kicked Out From Under You
As I sit quietly in my coach seat steadily moving South I have attempted in every way to imagine that … Continue reading 08-31-2018. The Long Ride Home.