Scouts and the AT day 1 part 2.

We talked and they decided I would have to hike ahead and secure a shelter, there was no way at the pace we were going we'd ever meet the other scouts at the campsite.  Off I went fell speed ahead with Roland, our pace going from a mere half mile an hour to four miles [...]

Scouts and the AT day 1 part 1.

The quiet drive with Roland went by just as I hoped.  It could only be described as that quintessential scene in a movie where its just a man and his dog silent enjoying the simply things together.  Rolling down the road together, epitomizing the bond between a man and his dog, neither belonging to each [...]

Sights and Sounds

Sunday I took Roland for yet another hike through White Clay Creek State Park.  I had met a teacher that week and she had given her students an assignment that she thought I would like too.  She send them outside to enjoy the fall day and to write what they saw, smelled, heard, and felt.  [...]