Category Archives: Hiking

A day trip to Wilson Creek

April 7, 2012 Wilson Creek @ Collettesville, NC Trail: Hunt Fish Falls

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A slice of heaven: Wilson Creek

Date: Weekend of April 29, 2011 Location: Wilson Creek, Pisgah National Forest, NC Remember my adventures frolicking in streams and digging up rocks from creek beds last fall? (reference this post) Well, I got to relive that weekend because P … Continue reading

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South Mountains State Park

Location: South Mountains State Park, NC Date: March 12, 2011 Distance: 1.5 hrs from Charlotte With the arrival of my dog backpack in the mail, I have turned into a sherpa overnight. See photos below. P has me hauling my … Continue reading

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A little family fun

My Aunt Jessica was in town this past weekend. My three favorite peopleĀ  in Charlotte at the same time makes for a Best Weekend Ever. Destination: Lake Norman State Park (Lakeshore Loop) Date: Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011 The 5 mile … Continue reading

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A 60-degree day in January

Location: Crowders Mountain State Park Distance: 30 minutes from Charlotte (1-85 South, exit 13) Date: Jan. 29. 2011 Nice weather means excursions for me. Hurray. P and M took me for a hike at Crowders Mountain this past weekend. The … Continue reading

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Tuckered out

Date: 10/2/10 Place: Lake Norman State Park (exit 42 off I-77) Distance: ~40 minutes from Charlotte We hiked the Lakeshore Trail which looped around the fingers of Lake Norman. It took about 2 hours to traverse the 5 miles of … Continue reading

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Camping at Wilson Creek

Date: 9/18/10 – 9/19/10 Place: Wilson Creek, in Pisgah National Forest. Distance: A little less than 2 hours from Charlotte. Description: This could have been my best weekend everrrrrr! Get there early morning to find a campsite at Mortimer Recreation … Continue reading

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