I enjoy a good walk in the woods. Often I bring friends. When I remember to, I take pictures. Sometimes, these outdoor experiences make it onto the blog under the title of “Into the Woods.”

July 2020
Seven Islands Birding State Park – Knox County, TN

December 2019
Snake Mountain – Watauga County, NC, and Johnson County, TN

August 2019
Southern California – Santa Barbara, Riverside, and Tulare Counties, CA 
(Channel Islands, Joshua Tree, and Sequoia National Parks, hiked in June 2019)

January 2019
Big Frog Mountain – Polk County, TN

November 2018
Unicoi Mountains – Graham County, NC (hiked in October 2018)

August 2018
Mount Rogers/Lewis Fork Wilderness – Grayson & Smyth Counties, VA (hiked in July 2018)

April 2018
Ritchie Hollow Trail – Marion County, TN

March 2018
Smith Springs Loop – Culberson County, TX (Guadalupe Mountains National Park: hiked in February 2018)

September 2017
Rock Creek Gorge – Hamilton County, TN

June 2017
Roan Mountain – Mitchell County, NC

May 2017
Jack’s River Falls – Fannin County, GA

March 2017
North Chickamauga Creek Gorge – Hamilton County, TN

January 2017
Observation Point – Washington County, UT (Zion National Park; hiked in October 2016)

December 2016
Mount Jefferson
– Ashe County, NC

July 2016
Arkaquah Trail – Union County, GA

May 2016
Conasauga Lake and Grassy Mountain – Murray County, GA

February 2016
Lula Lake – Walker County, GA

November 2015
Home – Hamilton County, TN

October 2015
Southwest NC – Macon, Jackson, Transylvania, & Haywood Counties, NC

July 2015
Rocky Top – Blount County, TN & Swain County, NC (Great Smoky Mountains National Park)

May 2015
Domestic Appalachia – Watauga County, NC

April 2015
Sitton’s Gulch – Dade County, GA