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Backpacking Adventures: Abbey Way Trail #151

On Sunday, after our small snack at the car, we closed the hatch and headed on our way to the next destination on the agenda.  The backpacking portion of our trip had concluded and now we were starting to engage in the car camp portion.  Car Camping is definitely not as “rough” as backpacking, but… Continue reading Backpacking Adventures: Abbey Way Trail #151

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Backpacking Adventures: Hell’s Hole Trail

With my full pack on my back and walking poles in my hands, I was ready for the adventure to begin.  I was only slightly intimidated by the name of the trail.  I pondered why someone would call it Hell’s Hole Trail.  Is there some kind of a deep and dark, bat filled hole at… Continue reading Backpacking Adventures: Hell’s Hole Trail

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Earth Day Adventures

This time last year I was preparing to embark on my first backpacking trip.  The excitement swelled inside of me.  To be out in the wilderness for a weekend, carrying only what I needed on my back was something new to me and it was adventurous.  And this made it something that I really wanted… Continue reading Earth Day Adventures