Late Afternoon Forest Hiking

I made a promise to myself this year, that once summer came, we would not waste it by being inside on nice afternoons. I am not a huge sun fan, but on the days when it is low 70’s, I love casual hiking in…

Green Friday Hiking

While the whole “opt outside” campaign had me rolling my eyes a bit, it was still a great excuse to go hiking – not that I really need an excuse 😉 We picked Nolte State Park, which is close in for us. We go…

Sunday Morning at Nolte State Park

After last Saturday’s huge windstorm and rain (over an inch), Sunday was sunny, so we decided to get in a short dayhike at Nolte State Park. An hour doing yard work (all those tree branches had to be picked up!) and then off for…