Highland Manor Inn & Conference Center
Travel Blogs from Townsend
Any folks who want to see the difference between how a crow flies and how a VR trip goes click here to see the planned route (devised by Chief navigator Tom) But since we are fearless and fancy free ...
... so high. Troy left me there and continued on his way up to the top, the views were amazing. I was happy with what I saw from where I was sitting. We found out later that it was one of the strenuous hikes to do.
We were lucky enough to be in Gatlinburg when there was a car show in town, we have never seen so many muscle cars in our life, it was cool watching them cruise up and down the streets, hours of ...
... just finished cleaning up when there was another crack of thunder and another sudden deluge.
Our instinct was to dive into the tent, but first we had to hang our backpacks. See, the bears in the park are very smart. They could grub around the woods all day and come up with nothing more to eat than tiny tart raspberries, bitter acorns, and slimy salamanders. Or, they could walk into campsites and steal delicious Snickers bars right out from the noses of pale-faced humans ...
Happy Labor Day People (though we will make the argument that we labored more yesterday)
today is Waterfall challenge #2. This one was Grotto falls and only 3~ish miles and supposedly not so uphill. (This being a waterfall I was not going to be fooled by the promise of 'no' uphill...)
We carried a lighter load today (smart move #1) and brought along our water shoes ...
... in the world. They were setting an aggressive pace and they were dragging us along behind them. We made it to the falls in 2 and a half hours. I was broken, and seriously wishing i had not carried my massive back pack along for the ride. No time to rest M and L were on a mission and before i could rest my weary legs they were heading back down the mountain.
We completed the hike in 4 hours. As we enjoyed our lunch (Peanut butter ...
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- Business Services
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