Located almost right in the middle of the 260,000 acres of the Francis Marion National Forest lies the Jericho Horse Trail, a wooded path I love to hate. Here are all of the reasons why, plus everything you need to know before exploring the trail yourself.
Woods Bay State Park in Olanta, South Carolina, is a wonderful day trip for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages. Don’t miss these 5 things during your visit.
Join us on our quest to visit all 47 South Carolina State Parks, as we attempt to complete the Ultimate Outsider Challenge.
I’ve always been the type of person who loves to make unplanned stops on road trips. Perhaps it was because I grew up with parents who would often load my sister and I up in the car, and head out for a day that can only be described as “we’re not exactly sure where we […]
If you had told me a year ago that I’d be sitting here enthusiastically writing a post titled “a novice’s guide to bird watching at Huntington Beach State Park”, I’d have laughed at you. You see, I haven’t always liked birds (and besides I typically write about running). In fact, up until recently, birds barely […]
As any child of the 80’s & early 90’s will tell you, there was only one day of the year that was almost as exciting as Christmas itself: and that was the day the Sears (and/or JCPenny) Christmas catalog showed up in the mailbox. It usually arrived somewhere around October, shrink-wrapped in a protective plastic […]
Morrow Mountain State Park in Albemarle, NC is a hidden gem among the Uwharrie Mountains. Here’s a review of our tent camping experience in the park.
This fall, a ton of us in the blogging industry got sucker punched in the gut with a Google algorithm update. These updates happen often, multiple times per year, so the update in and of itself was not a surprise. What was a surprise was how the update massively – and negatively – affected the […]
7 Reasons to Visit Brookgreen Gardens in Murrells Inlet, SC
When my boys were babies, I quickly realized how true the saying was that things never get easier, the difficulty just shifts. For example, there will come a day when your newborn baby finally sleeps through the night. (Brand new moms and dads to screaming infants: I assure this is the truth, hang in there!) […]