• Fall Hiking: Trails are Calling

    Work has been a bear this busy season but we are back. Don’t know the schedule yet, but for today, we are back. Back when I was in college, graduate school or law school I never buckled down to study until the weather turned cool. My sister used to laugh, saying ”you will flunk out(…)

    Fall Hiking: Trails are Calling
  • Our National Parks: The Grand Canyon is Sacred

    There was an Op Ed in today’s paper about the need to stop two developments from harming the Grand Canyon.

    Our National Parks: The Grand Canyon is Sacred
  • Kayaking: Go Rogue

    UPDATE:   Yahoo Sports, of all places is running an article: Water Sports Will Put Your Current Workout Shame.

    Kayaking: Go Rogue
  • Climb Mt. Whitney: Really Sweet Juice

    UPDATE:   it seems a lot has happened since our summit of Mt. Whitney. As a way to bring us back there we learn that unfortunately there is another death on the mountain. This one was at 13,300 feet: Another Death on Mt. Whitney.

    Climb Mt. Whitney: Really Sweet Juice
Hiking Clothes are Great for Traveling

Hiking Clothes are Great for Traveling

Today’s modern families can make the holidays tricky.

The Long Cane is South Carolina’s Secret Asset

The Long Cane is South Carolina’s Secret Asset

Crazy Leegs and I pledged to squeeze every second of glory from the 2014 leaf season. We have made good on the pledge too with several hikes in the mountains, one to the High Hills of the Santee and a recent trip to the Long Cane District of the Sumter National Forest. It was glorious(…)

Hiking with Cats?

Hiking with Cats?

UPDATE:  When told of hiking with cats,  The Regal Ms. Itz — Leegs’ other lazy cat —commented, ” Want to see me hike, leave the front door open”.

Fall Hiking: Trails are Calling

Fall Hiking: Trails are Calling

Work has been a bear this busy season but we are back. Don’t know the schedule yet, but for today, we are back. Back when I was in college, graduate school or law school I never buckled down to study until the weather turned cool. My sister used to laugh, saying ”you will flunk out(…)

Our National Parks: The Grand Canyon is Sacred

Our National Parks: The Grand Canyon is Sacred

There was an Op Ed in today’s paper about the need to stop two developments from harming the Grand Canyon.