Monday, October 5th, 2015
After an oil spill on May 19 devastated Refugio State Beach and forced its closure, a massive clean-up effort took place. Refugio has since reopened and I have been curious to see how it looks. I happily accepted an invitation … read more
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015
Flash floods are danger in the canyon country of the American Southwest, and in many other regions of the world. The recent tragedy of hikers swept to their deaths reminded us that hikers are particularly vulnerable to flash floods, especially … read more
Monday, September 7th, 2015
California’s Gold Country offers many treasures for the hiker. Most of the gold in California’s Gold Country was mined long ago, but the wonderful scenery in the High Sierra foothills remains, a favorite of hikers and history buffs. Highway 49 … read more
Hike. Contemplate what makes you happy and what makes you happier still. Follow a trail or blaze a new one. Hike. Think about what you can do to expand your life and someone else’s. Hike. Slow down. Gear up. Hike. Connect with friends. Re-connect with nature.
Hike. Shed stress. Feel blessed. Hike to remember. Hike to forget. Hike for recovery. Hike for discovery. Hike. Enjoy the beauty of providence. Hike. Share the way, The Hiker’s Way, on the long and winding trail we call life.