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... wasn't any special scenery in particular - at least, none more special than what we had been seeing already. There was no trail magic, and we didn't run into any long-lost friends or the like. The big difference? My shoes. The guys at Outdoor 76 know what they're doing. I didn't even feel my calves all day, and I went flying up hills without slowing. I can't say enough good things about them. Everything we had heard along the trail was right. They're great. As I said above, the ...
... We can hardly get out of there fast enough. It is my turn to drive.
Before we get on the highway though we have one more surprise. Pigeon Forge is the next little town, a mini of Gatlinburg but wait there is more. This was the childhood home of Dolly Parton and now the home of Dollywood. She has put this town on the map. The town again is bursting at the seams with tourists. We have to get out of here too but it certainly provided us with ...
... I was a bit bemused, but appreciative.
The local hiking club was hosting a lunch at a new brewery that was opening up, so we headed there for free hot dogs and chips and the like. Sadly, the brewery doesn't actually open until the end of April so no beer, but still: free lunch. Afterward, we headed to Outdoor 76, a local outfitter, to get some gear with some other hikers we knew. All up and down the trail we had heard that the shoe guy there was some sort of ...
Menu Item: Ham & Hash brown Omelet
Notes: Came with onions and 3 buttermilk pancakes also
Comments: It was good but not as good as I hoped. There wasn't enough substance to the omelet. The pancakes were just average.
Overall Impression: Below average omelet with average ...
Menu Item: Reese’s Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Pancakes
Notes: Chocolate and peanut butter filled pancakes, smothered in peanut butter, and whipped cream
Comments: Hands down the best pancakes I’ve ever eaten. The peanut butter is real Reese’s peanut butter and makes the pancakes. The whipped cream and chocolate sauce drizzle ...