Category Archives: Adventures

A Reality Check

The hike up to Birds Nest from Thornton pass the day before proved to be difficult and long, but in retrospect a "cake walk" compared to what we had in store for day two of our adventure.

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The First Challenge

After several weeks of preparation, we were finally on our way and at around 5:30PM (an hour-and-a-half later than anticipated) on Wednesday, September 4th, we got dropped off at Thornton Gap and got started on the first leg of our journey through the Shenandoah Mountains.

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Getting Ready

After 25 years, it is finally time to head back to the woods and I think we are ready. The packs are loaded and we will be hitting the road by 5:00AM. From Hilton Head, SC, it should take us eight hours to get to the our entry point and as excited as we are…
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