https://www.fws.gov/refuge/john_heinz/ What a Gem hidden near Philadelphia. The refuge is about 15 min drive from the Campus RV Park and Ride lot and offers alot of great hiking, birding and biking. There is ample parking and the Visitor Center is brand new ( so new its empty ). If you are in Philadelphia and want […]
We were walking downtown Rawlins and were going to sit down in a park in shade before heading back to the car. At first we thought there was a statue of a deer in the park but then it turned its hand hand looked at us with curiosity. Lilly didn’t really knew what to make […]
The dogs have been really good staying in the RV when we go on our excursion after work so when we were done early one day I felt we owed them a nice longer walk. I really wanted to hike on the Trace again, but that was too much of a drive. We found that […]
I am not a big fan of snakes, but they have their purpose and I can go another way… Our leaf pile in the yard must be a haven for them in the winter cause as soon as the sun hits that pile they come out. I counted 5 different ones so far. Some just […]
Took the Lilly out after work to hike to Dibble’s Quarry in the Catskills Mountain to check on the beaver dam. No new beaver moved in yet and the dam has a big hole in it. It felt good to hike in the mountains again, feel the cold air, and climb up some inclines.
I signed up to the website over 11 years ago and finally logged our first geocache. It was close to a place we wanted to visit anyway and we figured that we give it a try. The cache was loated maybe 40 feet off the main walking trail and it took me a while to […]
La Sal del Rey, or “the King’s Salt,” is one of three naturally occurring salt lakes in South Texas. Sitting atop an estimated four million tons of salt, these hypersaline lakes are seven times saltier than the ocean. Definitely an interesting place to visit. The maybe a bit over half a mile to the Lake […]