April 2nd, 2019 On Tuesday, Pam and I met in Walhalla, then drove to Pickens to do a couple of short hikes. Our first hike was along the Eastatoe Gorge Trail. The Eastatoe Gorge Trail is a spur of the Foothills Trail. It’s 2.7 miles one way and dead ends at the overlook for the… Read More The Narrows at Eastatoe Gorge
August 10th, 2018 On Friday, just three days after having hiked the Kimsey Creek, Standing Indian and Lower Ridge Trail Loop, Pam and I found ourselves back at the Standing Indian Campground outside of Franklin, NC. On our previous visit, we had parked at the Kimsey Creek trailhead. This time, we drove another three or four… Read More Beech Gap Trail To Standing Indian Summit
June 19th, 2017 On Monday, one of my hiking companions, Pam and I, headed to Sky Valley in Georgia with the intentions of doing a day-hike along a part of the Bartram Trail. Sky Valley is a small mountain town (population 250), located about 11 miles north of Clayton, Georgia and is situated in a… Read More Finishing The Bartram Trail – Well, Almost!