The forests are empty. The parks are ours for the taking. Let’s get out there and enjoy them in their glorious peace and quiet!
Sometimes I just need to see a waterfall. Like today. Summer in North Carolina brings some serious humidity. It turns … More
I look around the broad stone bowl, soaking as much into my senses as possible. The Little Stony River threads through an opening in the rock directly across from me, high above the basin.
The creek enters through colorful foliage, spilling and plunging into several pools. The soothing rhythms, fresh air and colorful surroundings make a perfect place to lose track of time.
The air is still, save a few gentle breezes that rustle the glowing leaves on their branches.
The trail levels a bit as I crest the hill. I enter a clearing and pause to admire the view. … More