Monthly Archives: July 2011

Back to Roan Mountain

I had not had a chance to go back to Roan Mountain this year. This is one of my favorite places – and I had many more miles of the Appalachian Trail that crosses it to explore. My plan was … Continue reading

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Phillies Progress – All Star Break

The Phillies have been having a great year so far. Here is a cool chart showing the NL East race so far this season. The biggest thing you can see on this is the big dive that the Florida Marlins … Continue reading

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Pond Mountain, TN – 7/9/11

I have been scoping out additional opportunities to self-shuttle via bicycle and one that I really liked was the one that ties together both ends of the AT over Pond Mountain in Tennessee.  A short 1.8 mile ride along US321 … Continue reading

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Fourth of July Hike – Humpback Mountain

After returning from Summer Camp with the Boy Scouts, our family traveled to Charlottesville, VA to visit my wife’s mother. We had a really excellent time and really enjoyed the great seafood and steaks that my brother-in-law brought to eat. … Continue reading

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Apple Orchard Mountain – 6/18/11

Been a few weeks since I have posted, so I am going to try and catch up on what I have been doing on the trail over the past couple of weeks. I wanted to make sure that I got … Continue reading

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