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

Native American Plains Style Short Lance:

My brother and I have been making hand carved hiking staffs and walking canes for a while (a photo story on those coming soon) this week I decided to try something different: A hand crafted native style short lance: sorry the pics aren’t great. but not bad for my first attempt.

Phipps Bend Wildlife Area–by never completed TVA nuclear plant.

Located along the Holston River near Rogersville TN Phipps bend is a small refuge with a gravel  hiking trail with interesting wildlife, scenery, and eerie ruins of an abandoned nuclear plant. Here is the start of the trail.  Next is a pond whether it is entirely natural or was dug or enhanced to be part … Continue reading