Waterfall & Walking Trails

Above is the Watauga River behind Wilson Dam. It was a perfect spot and scene that just says peaceful. It was taken in May near Elizabethton TN in the Wilson and Watauga Dam Recreation Areas. Nice picnic and fishing areas where the Appalachian Trail crosses Wilbur Dam Road. There is a unique little waterfall as … Continue reading

Training for Appalachian Trail Hike

  Here are a few photos from one my training hikes. Sorry I haven’t posted as much lately both because of the family needs I posted about earlier. Thanks to everyone for their prayers for my brother he is healing ahead of schedule and should be able to walk again in a couple of months … Continue reading

Cavalry Soldiers, Mermaids, Possums and Crafts

Today was an interesting day full of random and unexpected sights. I went outside on the porch to have a smoke and greet the sunrise and saw there was a dead possum on the lawn unexpected and not cool, then was buzzed by a drone someone was flying, unexpected but kind of cool. Came back … Continue reading

Bay’s Mountain TN Fire Tower Trail

First of all let me apologize for the long delay in posting to my blog. My brother was injured severely with crush injuries to his lower legs and will be wheelchair bound for several more months so as primary care giver I haven’t been able to get  out as much. This was an amazing hike … Continue reading

Fall Colors Hike

Early morning hike on a drizzly day to get some pics of the fall colors in the mountains of northeast Tennessee. Start of the trail. Seriously who wouldn’t love to hike this trail. Fall Colors along the lake shore. I love the colors along with the deep blue of the water and against the green … Continue reading