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Elk Garden Trail, Gateway To The Highest Peaks In Virginia

Elk Garden Trail, Gateway To The Highest Peaks In Virginia

 

 

 

 

 Hiking through Elk Garden was not on my itinerary at all during my trip through Virginias Cumberland Valley. One of my favorite parts of traveling are the, “happy accidents," we encounter throughout the journey. We came across the Elk Garden Trailhead while exploring the area near Mount Rogers and Whitetop Mountain, driving down Whitetop...


Americas Eighth Wonder of the World, Natural Tunnel State Park

Americas Eighth Wonder of the World, Natural Tunnel State Park

 

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One of my favorite parts of taking road trips, are the stops we make along the way to break up the monotony of sitting in a car for hours at a time. With just a little bit of research, one can find spectacular regional attractions in just about any part of...


Bluespring Caverns, Exploring Americas Longest Underground River

Bluespring Caverns, Exploring Americas Longest Underground River

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We are back on the Indiana Cave Trail, this time driving up to the town of Bedford to visit Bluespring Caverns! I’ve previously toured Indiana Caverns and done both tours in Marengo Cave; The Crystal Palace and Dripstone Tour. This part of the midwest following along the Ohio River Valley is...


Mitchell Hill Lake Trail, The Most Popular Trail In Jefferson Memorial Forest

Mitchell Hill Lake Trail, The Most Popular Trail In Jefferson Memorial Forest

 

 

Length | 1.5 miles to Lake | 3.2 mile Loop

This spring, I’ve found myself spending every free moment I have exploring all of the different sections of Jefferson Memorial Forest. Between Scotts Gap, Tom Wallace Rec. Area, Waverly Park, Fairmount Falls, Kulmer Beach, Paul Yost Rec. Area, and Horine Reservation, theres been no shortage of adventures to be had. My very first trip here back in 2010, the one which first opened my eyes to the beauty of Kentucky’s wilderness, was hiking to Mitchell Hill Lake...


Pogue Creek Canyon, An Underrated Gem In The Cumberland Mountains of Tennessee!

Pogue Creek Canyon, An Underrated Gem In The Cumberland Mountains of Tennessee!

 

 

 

Close your eyes and picture a deep canyon with an abundance of caves, waterfalls,  arches, mesas and sandstone bluffs you would normally have to travel to the southwestern United States to view. Open your eyes to one of the jewels of The Nature Conservancy and Tennessee's park system, Pogue Creek Canyon State Natural Area! This 3,000 acre natural area located on...