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Prospect Park: The Ravine

The Ravine is a forest smack in the middle of Brooklyn! Why exactly it’s called “The Ravine,” I’m not sure, because in my mind that implies a gorge or precipice of some sort and while there was a brook bed, there was nothing that dramatic I came across. 232 more words


Hiking Perch Lake Trail, Florence County WI, July 1st

Today’s hike took me to the Perch Lake Trail, which is within the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest and is just west of the Whisker Lake Wilderness Area (both of which are located on Forest Road 2150). 330 more words


Pilot Rock

Once upon a time we set out to hike Pilot Rock…

It’s part of what makes Ashland, Ashland, they said.  You have to hike it, they said… 84 more words

Turkey Run State Park Mixed Trail Hike

My daughter and I wanted to get out on a day hike after almost 2 weeks straight of rain. On Sunday, the rain and humidity finally broke so we set our sights on Turkey Run State Park. 30 more words


Trip #4 of 2013- Achray/ Eastern Algonquin- August 14-17

We are at Algonquin’s East Gate- this is Moomoo’s second bathroom stop. We left BEFORE the crack of dawn… at 5 in the morning. It’s supposed to rain this morning but hopefully it will have stopped by the time we get there. 1,999 more words


Little Pine Day Hike

Scoop and I took an easy day-hike along Limbaugh Road, which begins at Little Pine Campground.  After finishing that hike, we explored the area around Little Pine State Park. 194 more words

Country Living

Hiking Spread Eagle Barrens Wisconsin State Natural Area, Florence County WI, June 23rd

I’ve had a request to add more general hiking experience photos to go along with my blog postings, so I’m going to be doing this one a little different. 1,552 more words