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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... people just had longevity in their genetics. Elizabeth lived through a time when slavery was rampant, then a civil war, the abolishment of slavery and it's aftermath, World War I, and women's suffrage, just to name a few historical events. What a powerful century to live through! I can't help but wonder what Elizabeth was like, her view on slavery and politics, and what passion might have kept her kicking for so ...
Fished the Tuck today. It was not my best day, but the Tuck is always a great place to fish. It was Saturday morning and just finding a parking place was a challenge. However, by 12:30 it was starting to clear out so there was room to fish my favorite spots. Barb went into Franklin, NC with some knitters from our camping group and had fun touching all the yarns. The group went to dinner at Willy's BBQ and enjoyed a campfire to finish the day.
... and it was just as good the second day. The other guys slept in. Smokescreen, Mooch and I took the 9 am shuttle back to the trailhead at Winding Stair Gap, while Co-ed stayed in town. He planned on staying with another guy who recently opened a hostel for another two nights and slackpacking the next two days to help his feet recover a bit more. After the shoe guru's warning, the rest of us planned to take it easy and only go to the shelter 10 miles away.
The day's hike ...
... issues and it turns out I over pronate and sort of tilt my feet inward when walking. That combined with my zero drop trail runners (what I thought the problem was) put a lot of pressure on my calves and hamstring and Achilles tendon, which was causing the stiffness. I ended up getting a new pair of shoes and some orthopedic insoles that should help me with that. I bid a decidedly unsentimental farewell to my trail runners, just having the guys at the store chunk them in ...
After spending the first night drinking way more than we should have, We got up the next morning and spent the day in the pool and walked around at the resort. We tried going to work out but we got to the "Fitness center" and it was sad, thats all I have to say about it so we decided to go for a run and then float in the pool until dinner with the group. Later that night we had ...