Outdoors

I keep an open schedule for moments like these. I’m not much of a planner. You never know when you’ll be biking along and a friend will call you to say “Turn around! We’re at Draught Works.” The next thing you know, you’re on top of a peak shivering in the dark. Who would want […]

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Last year about this time I was getting ready to leave for the Appalachian Trail. It’s actually a little hard to believe that it is only a memory now. But this year has been just as amazing so far. I’ve traveled all over the country with the beautiful Eliza Hardin. She’s going to be famous […]

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Wow. Amazing. Beautiful. Awesome. or maybe even …. <= nothing at all. Yosemite will render you speechless or at least leave you standing in awe, and if it doesn’t please go back to your skyscrapers. There should be a sign warning you that you will be left jaw dropped every few steps. Or maybe not. […]

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I’ve got a condition. Pretty sure I’ve known about it for a while but it wasn’t until today that I knew the words to describe it. Rewind… Two days ago, I went to Lake Santeetlah for the first time to go for a boat ride, wakeboard, and tube. My friend, Lewis, has a really nice […]

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Bryson City is a small town in Western North Carolina nestled in the Smoky Mountains. Nestled is a good word for Bryson as it sits in a valley divided by the Tuckaseegee and surrounded by mountains. This quaint pedestrian friendly town is filled with ice cream shops, coffee houses, restaurants, and cute little stores. It’s […]

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