The Shenandoah Mt Trail is a 30 + mile trail you can do as a backpacking trip or sections of it as day hikes. Here’s my photos of an easy 2 mile up and back afternoon hike with an awesome view of the George Washington National Forest. Highly recommended!
Did you know you can snowshoe in Delaware and lose weight at the same time? My adventures in snowshoeing and burning calories at the same time. Chart shows you how many calories you can burn depending on weight and time spent snowshoeing.
This huge tower called Governor Dick is now part of a beautiful park with about 15 miles of hiking, biking and horse trails nestled in the lovely hills of Mt Gretna. This is a childhood favorite place of mine I loved to roam, read my story and see photos of my fun afternoon adventure in PA.
The NEW Tri-State Marker Trail or Tri-State Trail is a 4 mile loop trail that meanders through Delaware and Pennsylvania only stepping into Maryland at the Tri-State marker site. This historical marker is where 3 states come together – Delaware (DE), Pennsylvania (PA) and Maryland (MD) and until recently was on private property, not accessible to the public. The only way to get here was to bushwhack through boggy marshes, lots of stream crossings. You definitely had to know the coordinates of where it was or you weren’t gong to find it easily.
Let’s face it, not all of our adventures (at least not mine) are epic nor are the views spectacular so what do you do when you want to walk hike bike or run but you’re limited to a trail without a view?
Here are my 5 hiking tips for women who want to hike alone or haven’t yet but want to try it. I also give a few more tips about safety and why I don’t carry a gun for solo hiking, not that there’s anything wrong with that.