Hiking

McAfee Knob Hike: A Guide to the Iconic Appalachian Trail View

If you haven’t experienced the McAfee Knob hike yet, get ready for an incredible adventure. Located in central Virginia, this trail is about 20 minutes northwest of Roanoke. It is very popular for both day hikers and backpackers. I’m a big fan of hiking, backpacking, and camping, so I frequently check out different trails and […]

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Hiking for Beginners 101: A Clear-Cut Guide for Newbies

Have you been considering getting into hiking? Fantastic! If you’re looking for tips on hiking for beginners, you’ve come to the right place! Hi, I’m Cindy! I’m an RVer and experienced thru-hiker who has devoted much of my time to exploring trails. Hiking is one of my favorite ways to connect with nature, get exercise, and

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Smoky Mountain Llama Train Transport Vehicle

How a Smoky Mountain Llama Train Gave Me Some Much Needed Perspective

A Smoky Mountain llama train helped me step back and reassess my plans this past month. You might wonder how. Let me explain. If you’ve ever felt like you’ve piled on too much for the week or like you’ve had your eye so attached to the prize that you’ve forgotten to stop and smell the

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Crystal River FL Trail

Hiking Crystal River Preserve State Park Trails: All 6 Ranked Best to Worst

Crystal River Preserve State Park is not your typical State Park. There’s no main entrance to the grounds, and no fees are required. On top of that, trails are spread out all over town. You just pick which ones you want to hike, show up, and enjoy. I’m guessing if you’ve arrived at this post,

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