Stratford Motor Inn
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By Anabelle Lee Macri
There's something to be said about the unexpected. Off Exit 27 on Highway 5, headed to one of my favorite haunts, Blue Ridge; I detoured temporarily and found myself in Ball Ground. Truth is, I’d been there before, as I sampled cuisine from Les Bon Temps Louisiana Kitchen, which is located alongside an authentic German deli. It makes sense now why the sausage from the Cajun place is ...
Heading from Dahlonega to Blue Ridge takes you through national forests and beautiful country side. Every now and then a surprise 'small town' beckons with antique an store or outdoor market.
Who knew that the Amicalola Falls is the second highest in the USA (after Niagra). It is a must to stop at the Amicalola Falls State park for a number of reasons:
1) The water fall
2) The hiking trails
3) This is the start (or end) of the ...
I said goodbye to my parents and Jessie on Monday and started the Approach Trail to the AT. The Approach Trail was by no means easy. There was a lot of slushy snow, and to make things even more fun we climbed about 2,000 feet in elevation. It was all worth it once I got to the top of Springer Mountain. It was awesome to see the first white blaze and take the first steps of this 2,200 mile hike. I've met some really cool people out here so far. Mathew is from Alabama ...
... to do so in my previous posts. I met Will while working at Gearhead Outfitters in Shreveport. He was born in California, moved to DC, and then spent the majority of his life in Austin Texas (he's been all over the place). I mentioned the AT one day after work and told him (half-jokingly) that he should come with me. Well, he took it to heart and actually considered the offer. I wrote him off, not ...
....at last - back in my 'little house on the wheels'!!....my next favourite place after the cabin. Of course - it's raining!!...but 'warm' / 50-something F....and only down to the 40's tonight??..tbd.. Now the fun of sorting/ organizing - making this space functional. That's the best part of camping - you don't have to slep everything back and forth to ...