Category: US

Mt. Rainier NP – Paradise – Skyline Trail to Panorama Point 6/27/18

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 Mt. Rainier NP – Paradise – Skyline Trail to Panorama Point Clear, cool, perfect Ian and Court 3.5 miles Court had a conference in Seattle and I got to tag along, so the first day we rented a car and…

Hot Springs National Park and Ouchita National Forest – Arkansas 5/27/18

  Sunday, May 27th, 2018   Driving through Arkansas with stops at Hollis CCC Camp and Hot Springs National Park   Not much hiking today, but some interesting sights for sure. We headed out of Fayetteville, through the Ozarks and Ouchita National Forest on…

Lake Fort Smith State Park – Ozark Highlands Trail – Arkansas 5/26/18

  Saturday, May 26th, 2018   Lake Fort Smith State Park – Ozark Highlands Trail – near Fort Smith, AR sunny, clear, hot, low 90s Ian, Court, Biff, Finn 1.8 miles     We reached Lake Fort Smith State Park in the early afternoon…

Devil’s Den State Park – Arkansas 5/26/18

  Saturday, May 26, 2018   Devil’s Den State Park – various trails – near Fayetteville, AR Warm, sunny, clear, mid 80s Ian, Court, Biff, Finn   We had quite the adventure this Memorial Day Weekend.  The original plan was to go camp on…

Pacific Crest Trail Southern Terminus – Campo, CA 6/1/17

  Thursday, June 1, 2017   Pacific Crest Trail Southern Terminus – Campo, CA Mile 0 – Mile 3.0 (6 miles round trip) Ian solo Clear, sunny, mid 70s     Today was a big day and I’m betting this blog entry will be…

Cub Lake Loop – Rocky Mountain National Park 5/7/17

  Sunday, May 7, 2017   Hike: Cub Lake Loop – Rocky Mountain National Park, CO Weather: cool, mid 60s, overcast Hikers: Ian, Court Length: 6.2 miles   This was my first time to Rocky Mountain National Park, though Court had gone when she…

Neel’s Gap and Mountain Crossings Store – Georgia AT 10/23/16

  Sunday, October 23, 2016   Hike: Neel’s Gap (Neel Gap?) – Southern AT – near Dahlonega, GA Weather: cool, sunny, mid 60s Hikers: Ian, Court, Isaac, MB, Baby Grace Length: 1 mile   The main highlight here was actually the Mountain Crossings Store…