English Falls

One of the greatest benefits in purchasing Kevin Adam’s updated “North Carolina Waterfalls”, is finding new hidden waterfalls in places that have already been visited. I was pretty c...

Mabry Mill On A Summer Day

It was a family Sunday in early July.  One of Kristin’s favorite areas in the Blue Ridge Mountains is in southern Virginia.  Following the Blue Ridge Parkway from the Fancy Gap area to...

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 c...

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. S...

Blue Ridge Parkway Rattlesnake

Blue Ridge Parkway Rattlesnake, a photo by waterfallshiker on Flickr. This is not what I was expecting to see as I made the curve into the Crabtree Falls area near milepost 339 of the BRP. In all of m...