Start of the hike...look how clean! Last year at this time, I posted about playing in the mud and my 18-mile Homestead Challenge, one of the Rachel Carson Trails Conservancy hikes. I said that we should all play in the mud now and then to stay … [Continue reading] about Play in the mud….part 2
Paul and I at 8 Tuff Miles I will carry you… Taking on a challenge to help others with their challenges can be an amazing experience. It seems so many folks that I know are facing cancer challenges. Others are facing other difficult trials. … [Continue reading] about Hiking for a reason….
I receive emails every day from various resources on a number of items related to hiking, getting outdoors, etc. Of course, I don't read them all - if only I had all that time! But they are valuable when I'm looking for new equipment, tips and … [Continue reading] about Using your resources
by Howard Kepple We all hike for various reasons – to get exercise, to get outdoors, to enjoy nature, spend time with family and friends. Most of us probably do it for at least more than one reason. One of the best parts of hiking for me is the … [Continue reading] about Where the eagle soars
University Of Rhodes Island TickEncounter Resource Center It’s no secret that ticks are everywhere here in Pennsylvania – and they bring Lyme Disease. PA has the unfortunate honor of having the most confirmed Lyme disease cases of any state. … [Continue reading] about Spring is here and time to head outside….and for ticks