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Jul 9, 2017 - Home Again
Sun., July 9th – After breakfast at Bob Evans, we were homeward bound. We took the Chattanooga route and traveled through the scenic Ocoee Recreation Area arriving in Franklin at 5:30pm. We still love seeing those gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountains we call home! 42 days, 7400 miles, 18 states plus Alberta, Canada…and it’s all just a memory now. Thank you, Lord, for another safe and remarkable trip and for a special time with friends enjoying the beauty of your creation. Thank you, Steve, for your amazing ability to pull our 30’ Cougar across the...Jump to full entry
Aug 6, 2013 - HOME AGAIN!
Sat., Aug. 3rd – At 9am, we rolled out of Estes Park with mixed emotions…sad to leave the beauty of the Rocky Mountains, happy to be homeward bound. We connected to I-70E via 36, 66, and I-25. We made it to the Triple J RV Park in Russell, KS…a nice Passport America stop-over. After an evening meal at Pizza Hut, we were hunkered down for what looked like some heavy rains coming our way sometime late in the night. Sun., Aug. 4th – Another day of traveling eastbound. We drove a little later than normal thinking it would be better to get...Jump to full entry
Apr 8, 2009 - Day 10
You know...before i started this hike, I got advice from a couple of friends about the trail, but they failed to tell me one thing...HOW HARD IT IS!! Yes, no one told me how hard it was going to be...just being out in the elements day after day, night after night will put you to the test. Luana and I have hiked a total of 107.7 miles at the end of day 10. We just got off the Trail at Winding Stair Gap, which is about 10 miles from Franklin, NC. Yes,...we are out of Georgia...woohoo!!! Several people have told us, "Well, if you can make...Jump to full entry