Category: Hike

South Llano River State Park – 3/27/21- 3/28/21

Saturday, March 27 – Sunday March 28, 2021 South Llano River State Park Overnight Partly cloudy, WINDY, pleasant Ian, Court, Biff, Finn 6-7 miles hiked We headed out to South Llano River State Park to camp, almost 3 years to the day from our… Continue Reading “South Llano River State Park – 3/27/21- 3/28/21”

Steiner Ranch Nature Trail System – Bright Sky Overlook 3/6/21

Saturday, March 6, 2021 Steiner Ranch Nature Trail System – Bright Sky Overlook Sunny, nice, mid 60s Ian, Biff, and Finn 5 miles I have blogged plenty of Steiner Ranch trails before, but I found one I hadn’t fully traversed and it ended up… Continue Reading “Steiner Ranch Nature Trail System – Bright Sky Overlook 3/6/21”

Comanche Bluff Trail – Granger LAke, TX

Sunday, January 31, 2021 Comanche Bluff Trail, Granger Lake, TX Chilly, WINDY, mid 40s Ian, Court, Biff, Finn 4.7 miles It’s been a while since I’ve blogged so let’s get 2021 kicked off. Surely it has to be better than 2020. We’ve been hiking,… Continue Reading “Comanche Bluff Trail – Granger LAke, TX”

Swallow Falls State Park, Maryland 10/08/20

Thursday, October 8, 2020 Swallow Falls State Park near Oakland, MD Sunny, clear, cool, mid 50s Ian, Court, Doc, Biff, Finn 1.9 miles We woke up early and drove about 20 minutes from the Deep Creek house over to Swallow Falls State Park. The… Continue Reading “Swallow Falls State Park, Maryland 10/08/20”

Deep Creek Lake State Park, Maryland 10/6/20

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 Deep Creek Lake State Park, Maryland Chilly, clear, crisp, low 40s Ian, Court, Doc 4.3 miles Courtney’s brother bought a lake house on Deep Creek Lake in western Maryland and we took a road trip all the way from Texas… Continue Reading “Deep Creek Lake State Park, Maryland 10/6/20”

Balconies Cave and Cliffs Trail – Pinnacles NP 8/28/20

Friday, August 28, 2020 Balconies Cave and Cliffs Trail – Pinnacles National Park, California HOT, sunny, mid 90s Ian, Court, Greg, Cat 3.1 miles Warning: the pics on this post kind of suck. It was a bit smoky and I think there was also… Continue Reading “Balconies Cave and Cliffs Trail – Pinnacles NP 8/28/20”

Jack’s Peak Trail – Monterey, CA 8/26/20

Wednesday, August 26, 2020 Jack’s Peak Trail – Monterey, CA Foggy, cool, mid 60s Ian, Greg 5.9 miles After braving an airplane during a pandemic (good work all around Southwest Airlines), we got out to California to visit our good friends Greg and Cat… Continue Reading “Jack’s Peak Trail – Monterey, CA 8/26/20”

Blue Lake via Bridal Veil Falls Trail – Telluride, Co 7/29/20

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 Blue Lake Via Bridal Veil Falls Trail – Telluride, Colorado Sunny, pleasant, mid 70s Ian, Court, Biff, Finn 11.3 miles This was the biggest hike of the trip and one of the biggest we’ve ever done, especially the elevation. We… Continue Reading “Blue Lake via Bridal Veil Falls Trail – Telluride, Co 7/29/20”

Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park – Colorado 7/28/20

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park – Colorado Sunny, WARM, low 90s Ian, Court, Biff, Finn Black Canyon of the Gunnison is about an hour and a half drive north of Telluride, near the town of Montrose. I had… Continue Reading “Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park – Colorado 7/28/20”

Tuolumne meadows – pct 11/1/19

November 1, 2019 Tuolumne Meadows – Pacific Crest Trail Yosemite National Park 1.5 miles Not sure why I didn’t include this in my original Yosemite postings from last fall, but hey, better late than never. Court and I were in Yosemite for Greg and… Continue Reading “Tuolumne meadows – pct 11/1/19”