Profile Trail to Calloway Peak – A Beautiful Early Spring Hike on Grandfather Mountain!

I ran into an old friend the other day whom I had not seen in years. One of the things mentioned was that her and her family loved seeing my posts and pictures online. The simple things in life like this makes doing my hobby so much more rewarding. After a few minutes of talking,... Continue Reading →

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Finally, A Nice Spring Day In NC Mountains

It's been a long cold winter....maybe the winter wasn't so bad, but January didn't end until...April!! Trails that I should have been out and about on weeks ago, are just now becoming free of their snowfall cover. I did see several spots along the Blue Ridge Parkway in the Boone/Blowing Rock area that still had... Continue Reading →

October Hike To Crabtree Falls

Well, it's now October in the NC high country. Leaves are beginning to change, and a chill is slowly pushing the heat away, as temps now struggle to reach 70. These are some of the best hiking conditions Mother Nature will have to offer. On this day, the 3rd of the four waterfalls I visited... Continue Reading →

Skinny Dip Falls

Finally! Finally! I have passed this location numerous times, seeing tons of cars parking at a prime Blue Ridge Parkway Overlook location, only to see them walking the "other" direction. Several times I have wanted to park here only to find no space available, still with no one looking at the overlook. The location I... Continue Reading →

Grandfather Trail To Macrae Peak

Grandfather Mountain was the site this past August weekend for the most rugged, craziest hike I have completed to date. I have been on some hikes that had steep inclines/declines. I have been on hikes that required ladders to climb large boulders. I have even hiked to Calloway Peak, the highest point on Grandfather Mountain... Continue Reading →

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