Quality Inn, Mount Airy, NC
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Ceci a été une très belle journée
On a fait 600km sur le blue ridge aujourd'hui.
On a commencer a Front Royal par le skyline drive sur 100 miles.
On a ensuite embarquer sur le Blue ridge parkway pour un 2e 100 miles.
On est fatigué et on va se coucher dans quelques minutes.
Depart deman matin pour se rendre au Dragon Tail.
The title of today's blog is supposed to be the theme song from the old Andy Griffith tv show. This week I have been working in Mt. Airy, North Carolina, which is the birthplace and hometown of the aforementioned star. Mayberry was based on Mt. Airy. I attempted to get my haircut at Floyd's barbershop, but it was closed on Monday due to the one …
... we had our passports, Japan rail passes and other necessary travel documents, we threw everything in the back of our rental car and headed out to begin our journey. Tonight we are driving to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania to stay overnight in a hotel. We will get up early in the morning and head to JFK airport in New ...
... interpretation at the top of the mountain and the trail head and I was surprised there was not at least a temporary sign up about the fire-since it was so noticeable and the perfect teachable moment about fires and fire policy as well as the ecology of fire.
Pilot Mountain was forest mapped by Thomas Jefferson's father. This was an interesting connection for us that linked us with Charlottesville. The Settlers of the area were the Moravians, and the Saura Indians..
... hills, a contrast to the previous section that was narrow, steep, and rocky. This stretch continued for about a mile and half until we came out on some bluffs overlooking Indian Creek. Thick foliage prevented good views, but we were a good distance above the creek below. Past here, the trail turned steep again and there were four more stream crossings before coming out at the trail’s northern terminus at the Dan ...