Sometimes, when life gets you down, you just have to get high. Real high. Naturally. A change in altitude can give you a lift in attitude! We recently traveled to Tennessee for a wedding and allowed a few extra days on the front end to climb a couple more state high points, one in KentuckyContinue reading “Appalachian Highs”
Guest blogger Kathy Duchesne takes us on a journey to Northern Massachusetts, which has a diverse variety of things to do in the region.
An account of a recent three day trip to Oregon’s central coast which highlights attractions for travelers for sights from Newport to Florence.
A description of patterns on an Oregon beach which looks like an art project, and the processes that form it.
a solo bicycle trip from Tallinn through the islands of Saaremaa and Hiiumaa in western Estonia
At some point in our lives we will all be faced with becoming John Wesley Powell in one way or another. I’ve always admired the famous explorer John Wesley Powell (1834-1902). He was one of the first explorers to run the mighty Colorado River through the Grand Canyon in 1869. He was an explorer, geologist,Continue reading “Becoming John Wesley Powell”
An account of a memorable and fun 21 day camping trip in Namibia and Botswana with members from several countries who came together well as a group.
a tour of a sculptured forest in Argentina and how that project can serve as a model to bring communities together after the devastating effects of wildfire.
chronicle of a trip up the lonely Dempster Highway to its end in Inuvik, NWT and a bush plane trip to remote Herschel Island in the Arctic Ocean off the northern coast of Yukon.
An account of a Winter hike through part of the Pacific Crest Trail in the California desert.