Category Archives: Walkers Walk-Abouts

Hawk Mountain

It rained last night. The tent worked well, kept the water out, away from my sleeping bag, and me. However, the blue tarp that I had under the tent, actually allowed the water that fell on it, along with leaf … Continue reading

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Stover Creek

I arrived at the Stover Creek Shelter at about 2:00 PM. Nobody was around, so I signed the “Trail Log” for this shelter with a message, and signed my new Trail Name, “SweetOleBob”. The Trail runs along Stover Creek for … Continue reading

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I’m in Georgia

The Overlook Inn This is where Judy an I stayed the first night in Chatsworth, Georgia. It’s a really great B&B with great views, great service and very friendly Folks. It comes complete with a gourmet breakfast. I highly recommend … Continue reading

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I’m On My Way to the AT!!!

Hi Folks, I’ve got everything ready to go (Except the stuff I won’t remember until I’m two days down the trail) , and Judy’s taking me to Georgia. What could possibly go wrong???

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Testing the Gear

Saturday afternoon I decided that it was time to test out the gear that I have been carrying around in my backpack for the last couple of weeks. So I registered for a campsite with the ODNR Forestry and hiked … Continue reading

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Appalachian Trail from my tablet

I just wanted to show you what I saw in the Mohican Forest this morning. This is just a test to see what I can show you from the Appalachian Trail. If you receive this, “Like” it so I know … Continue reading

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If it sounds like a Duck— It might be a Frog

I was walking along the Clear Fork a couple of days ago and coming from a pond that has formed back in the forest, I heard what I was sure were Wood Ducks quacking.  I was only about fifty feet from … Continue reading

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The Geese Are Gone!!! (Who Knows Where The Wild Goose Goes

Remember when a week or so ago the Canada Geese were in the water near the trees? That same area looks like this today. The white line is where the water was then as compared to where it is now. (About … Continue reading

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Canada Geese on the Clear Fork

I’ve reduced my load of bricks by “one” so now you could say “I’m operating with one brick short of a load.” Meanwhile, I managed to get up close and personal with these two while the snow was still on … Continue reading

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New Backpack and New Revelations

I bought a new backpack from REI, and received it in the mail yesterday afternoon. Being the impetuous lad that I am, I immediately loaded it down with 20 pounds of bricks and this morning put it on and took a … Continue reading

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