Category Archives: day hike

Honeymoon, Day 4: Columbia River Gorge

TRIP DATE: July 5, 2016 | SLIDESHOW | PHOTO ALBUM | Links to Honeymoon Posts One of my favorite drives is the Historic Columbia River Highway, which originally ran 70 miles from Troutdale east along the south shore of the Columbia River … Continue reading

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Salt Plains

TRIP DATE: 10/8/2016 | SLIDESHOW | PHOTO ALBUM A very busy start to the 2016-2017 school year has temporarily stalled the series of posts on our July honeymoon in the Pacific Northwest. So I’m interjecting here a post on our trip … Continue reading

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Kite Trail Wildflowers in the Wichitas

Hike Date: May 14, 2016 | SLIDESHOW | PHOTO MOSAIC Wendy and I spent much of the spring working on Meador Manor to prepare it for her move here in late June before our marriage on July 1. That meant … Continue reading

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Looping Lake Leatherwood

Hike Date: March 17, 2016 | SLIDESHOW | PHOTO MOSAIC On Saint Patrick’s Day 2016, Wendy and I circumnavigated Lake Leatherwood near Eureka Springs, Arkansas on a 4.1 mile hike. Far less hilly than our trek a day earlier on … Continue reading

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Above Beaver Dam: The Dogwood Overlook Trail

Hike Date: March 16, 2016 | SLIDESHOW | PHOTO MOSAIC Wendy and I have been working most weekends since Spring Break on preparing for her move into Meador Manor with our marriage in July. So we passed on many weekends … Continue reading

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Return to Sparrow Hawk Mountain

Hike Date: February 21, 2016 | SLIDESHOW | PHOTO MOSAIC On a sunny and warm Sunday afternoon in February 2016, Wendy and I decided to return to Sparrow Hawk Mountain near Tahlequah. We’d thoroughly enjoyed a five-mile hike there the … Continue reading

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Icy Bluffs at Osage Hills

Hike Date: January 24, 2016 | SLIDESHOW | MOSAIC We were blessed with two warm weekends in late January 2016, and Wendy and I were determined to do some hiking. A sunny and windy Sunday afternoon found us undulating westward … Continue reading

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