Hocking Hills State Park

I woke early our first morning at Hocking Hills. After the previous day's hiking and a lack of adequate stretching, the muscles around my knees and ankles had seized in so much pain overnight that I barely got much sleep. But when I left the tent, I found that the lingering moisture from an overnight … Continue reading Hocking Hills State Park


On the Road

Of all my hiking goals this year, I planned the biggest adventure to be a visit to Hocking Hills State Park and the surrounding area. I persuaded my best friend to go with me, and we've spent a good time of time over the past few months talking, planning, and gearing up for this trip. … Continue reading On the Road

Spring Has Sprung!

Lately, I've felt the pull to get out on the trail even more than ever. While the trees starting budding a few weeks ago, the colors have started popping even more now that the flowers are blooming. So here are a few photos from recent hikes and walks taken solely for the purpose of enjoying … Continue reading Spring Has Sprung!

CVNP Weekend: Day 1

While I've been keeping my hiking pretty local (except for last year's holiday in Scotland), I have happily followed other Instagram accounts that show people exploring other areas of the country, especially in the National Parks. One person who has become a good friend in the past year is Linda, also known as The Bucket … Continue reading CVNP Weekend: Day 1