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Little Stony Falls in Dungannon, VA

We took advantage of a warm day recently and headed up to see Little Stony Falls in Dungannon, VA. The waterfall is actually part of a larger hike…

Sandstone Falls and Cathedral Falls in WV

Let me start by saying, these two waterfalls are not close to each other. They are about an hour and a half apart. But…there is a lot to…

A Journey from Erie, PA to Niagara Falls, ON

My theory is this: if you have time, always take the scenic route because you never know what you’re going to see. There were several different paths that…

Niagara Falls

What makes Niagara Falls so special? Why is it on so many different peoples bucket list, regardless of whether they are “outdoorsy” or not? I think the reason…

Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Center

In the 25+ years that the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Center has been in operation, they have kept over 2500 sea turtle nests safe and treated over 1300…

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

In Michigan’s Upper Peninsula (called the U.P. by locals), you’ll find some of the most beautiful beaches, scenic views, and forest areas I’ve ever seen. On our trip…

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

I’ve seen photos of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore before and I can honestly say, none of them will likely ever do this place total justice. The colors and…

The Soo Locks in Michigan

The Soo Locks in Michigan are a marvel of engineering. Just watching huge ships go through the locks is fascinating, but taking a boat tour through them ourselves…

Blue Hole Falls in Elizabethton, TN

I’m learning that waterfalls, in whatever shape, size, or form they take, are all beautiful in their own way. Blue Hole Falls, in Elizabethton, TN, is one of…

Laurel Falls in Hampton, TN

The trail to Laurel Falls in Hampton, TN (not to be confused with Laurel Falls near Gatlinburg, TN) was by far the hardest hike that I’ve done so…