The Chimney Rock Inn
Travel Blogs from Chimney Rock
Gear list for Yo-yo of Appalachian Trail 2014 This includes all winter gear, which will be bounced when not needed. Also includes full gas bottle weight, most of the trip that will probably be filled only half way. Yes, two headlamps, for the extra 2.45oz, I do not mind carrying the extra back up. ULA Circuit pack. † † † † † † † † † † † † † †2lb †4.05oz Tarp Tent, Contrail. † † † † † † † † † † † † 1lb ...
... are all excited to know of a cousin in the USA.
So now begins the a new chapter. I e-mailed Mary some old family pictures. One picture has my grandfather Josť; his brother Francisco; and their sister - I don't know her name. All of us in the USA assumed there were just the three of them. But our friend Josť found records showing otherwise. My grandfather was one of NINE children! Not all survived childhood. Mary was at her ...
Just a quick update about our Christmas with the Gibbs and Brooke. We arrived back in North Carolina on the 16th where we have enjoyed catching up with the girls and the rest of the family. Our first winter Christmas wasn't as white as we had hoped for. In fact we haven't had any snow here at all for the first time in years - just our luck. Despite the lack of snow we have enjoyed a special Christmas.
Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau, 36 Montford Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
Cucina24, 24 Wall St Asheville, NC 28801
Eating Asheville, 1 Page Ave #101, Asheville, SC 28801
... road we drove down to get here and in close proximity (hence leaving no space for any lake). I just figured there must be a bend in the road away from the track at some point. I was wrong.
We ended up taking a well trodden path away from the track toward the road where across the road was a nice lake that we could have just driven to should we have decided to go past the Boone Fork Trail turn in. Ah well, back to the car and onward we went, to ...