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Rainbow springs is a gorgeous state park on the western side of the Florida peninsula. It first caught my eye when I was browsing state parks in Florida that would be a good weekend camping trip. The crystal clear blue water surrounded by mossy live oaks and palmetto trees looked unreal. When I saw an opening on a Friday this spring I jumped on … Read More Camping and Visiting Rainbow Springs State Park
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Last December what started as a whim turned into a blissful winter wonderland getaway. Me and my friends went on a weekend vacation to Denver, Colorado. Frontier Airlines now offers direct flights from Charleston to Denver, so now it is super convenient to visit the Mile High City. We arrived in the afternoon. Got our huge four-wheel drive extra large SUV and headed off … Read More A Winter Weekend in Denver Colorado
Phoenix is an interesting mix of artsy hipness and retirement community. Everything is beige but there are plenty of street art to spice up the place. The new and oldness of Phoenix makes it a great place to visit no matter what your age is. Here is my personal itinerary for spending a quick weekend there with a friend or family member like I … Read More A weekend Trip to Phoenix Arizona
You’ve got your permits, you’ve got your gear, but now you need to get in shape. How do you train for a hike when you don’t hike often? If you’re like me I live in a very flat area with no mountains for hundreds of miles! I workout pretty often but I’m no triathlete. Here are the things you can do to get into … Read More How to train for hiking Havasu Falls
In November 2018 I did something crazy. I went on my first overnight backpacking trip to Havasu Canyon Trail. You may have heard of Havasupai, or you may have seen pictures of an insanely beautiful waterfall out in Arizona somewhere. It makes a lot of appearances on social media. In fact my decision to go was really just a gut reaction. I was asked … Read More A Beginner’s guide to Hiking Havasu Falls