Big Trail Envy

Ok, so you're probably wondering what in the world is "big trail envy." It's the desire to be on a "big trail" whether the Appalachian, John Muir, Continental Divide and others like them. Now before you want to chew me a new one hear me out. The dream and desire to hike one or more … Continue reading Big Trail Envy

Terrace Mountain – Water Is Life

But those who drink the water I give will never be thirsty again. It becomes a fresh, bubbling spring within them, giving them eternal life. -John 4:14 It's a week and half away from my backpacking trip on Terrace Mountain Trial. The weather this week has been humid...summer is here. As I sit in the … Continue reading Terrace Mountain – Water Is Life

Two Weeks And Counting…

Two weeks...the amount of time I have to wait and prepare for my backpacking trip on Terrace Mountain Trial. Twenty nine miles in two days along Raystown Lake on a trail through US Army Corp of Engineers territory. I'll begin my hike at Gate 27, the north end of the trail just above Raystown Lake … Continue reading Two Weeks And Counting…

It’s Been Decided! I’m Going to McAfee Knob

For months I have been bouncing around in my head where I'd like to take a road and backpacking trip. I've had several places in mind, all of them great, which has made it difficult to decide. To narrow down my decision I made a pro's and con's list on one of the pages in … Continue reading It’s Been Decided! I’m Going to McAfee Knob