Baked apple, cheddar, and turkey. Now THAT’S a sandwich! I have never seen a sandwich with baked apples in it EVER, above the Mason-Dixon Line. Baked apples are definitely a Southern thing, like biscuits and gravy. Southern. Grits. Southern. I like all of those things. I really like Virginia. The food is less snotty, just […]
That’s the VA 620 Trout Creek footbridge, my starting point. From there, I was about to walk North over Dragon’s Tooth and down to the 4 Pines Hostel. Then “Nature Boy” would shuttle me back to pick up my car. The next morning he would take me to VA Rt 311 and drop me for […]
Virginia has lizards!!! I started at VA Rt.120, Also known as the Trout Creek Bridge. I needed to go the Dragon’s Tooth, then past the Boy Scout Trail and continue to the Four Pines Hostel for the night. Nature Boy would then take me to pick up my car and in the morning, shuttle me […]
I spent my day yesterday watching a team perform, the way a team should perform. With 100% effort, attitude, and class. Go Hens!
Just a couple of random photos. Top one from Massachusetts, bottom from Virginia. After I hike in VA, I’m sure I want to go back and hike there next. After I hike in MA, I’m sure I want to go back there next. 4 hours north. 7 hours south. 20 degrees difference in daytime temperature. […]
Just wanted to post a few more photos from my first walk in Massachusetts… this place has had a profound effect on me. The land and the people! Drive by shots from Sheffield and Great Barrington! A two floored church. Interesting. Sometimes the flat is so visually beautiful I just stop. This was the very […]
I decided to go north and get my feet wet in Massachusetts. I had ended my Northbound hiking at the CT-MA border some time ago on a hike with my HS buddies, John and Gates. I will never forget that last morning at the Riga Shelter. Stunning! Still ranks as the best sunrise ever for […]