View after view

Waking up at Pecks Corner shelter we did what we always do, ma de breakfast,broke camp and set up for the day.  The day was suppose to be a shorter day then before, just 13 miles to Cosby Nob.  After talking with the ridge runner I remembered we would be mostly on the ridge line [...]

Liquid Shale Trail

Waking up at Mt Collins Shelter or should I say getting up was easy, for some reason I didn't sleep well.  I had been up since five and had fought to go back to sleep.  The general consensus from everyone else was the same thing.  Not many people slept well.  I spent the morning writing [...]

A Truly Blessed Day

I woke up many times throughout the night,  my IT band had been cramping on and off making it nearly impossible to get comfortable. Kevin and I both had reasons to go into town,  yet he didn't fully realize his needs yet. I wondered how could I get him to understand that he would not [...]

A Hard Easy Day

Waking up from no excitement in the night was very refreshing.  Getting a full nights sleep was definitely needed and wanted. We, Kevin and I, hiked out alone, leaving Derricks Nob.  Hiking uphill was in store again for us, we had planned on doing 15 miles.  The mountains were finally clear and warm again, the [...]