Blowing Rock: Linville Falls

Last Saturday, Eric and I (along with my friend Tom) spent the afternoon hiking at Linville Falls.  We had a great time seeing the falls and each of the overlooks.  We even ran into Ray and Kathy, some other friends from work.  (That’s what I get for hiking on a work trip!) The foliage was […]

Pilot Mountain

We also went on a weekend camping/hiking trip to Pilot Mountain in May.  It was a lot of fun, and we got some really great hikes in!  On Saturday, we spent about 7 hours hiking three trails, and Sunday, we hiked two short trails and then headed into town to check out the May Day […]

Hanging Rock State Park

Here are a couple of snapshots from our trip to Hanging Rock State Park earlier this year.  We spent a day and a half hiking some pretty fierce trails and camping.  We love that we have great parks so close to home! Waterfall on Day 2. Waterfall, Day 2 Resting–this was a long, steep climb […]