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50 Hikes 50 States Project–Vermont

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Vermont

50 Hikes 50 States Project--Vermont To get to Vermont, you have to *go* to Vermont. It's not a state that you think you'll just swing by or get to on a business trip. It's a place you have to make a plan to visit. Even lumping it into our New England tour of our 50...

Breckenridge Troll Walk

Breckenridge Troll Walk

A Troll in the Woods (updated summer 2020 with new location!) A fun walk for families and adults alike to the Breckenridge troll awakens your child-like adventure and rewards you with imagination and intrigue. And it's fairly easy and short. After visiting the Troll,...

19 Tips for Researching your Hike or Walk

19 Tips for Researching your Hike or Walk

19 Tips for Researching your Hike or Walk Using Social Media Whenever I travel, I always seek out walks or hikes to round out my experience in a local place. In addition, I avoid taxis and transit in favor of a good urban hike in order to really get to know a town. So...

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Colorado

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Colorado

50 Hikes 50 States Project--Colorado Colorful Colorado. From the nation's tallest mountain range to red rocks and prairies, Colorado dazzles with healthy people constantly enjoying the beautiful outdoors. Everyone wants to be outside. Even the state's lotto...

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Virginia

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Virginia

50 Hikes 50 States Project--Virginia By the time we got to Virginia on our 50 Hikes 50 States Project, we had been staying just a few hours ahead of Hurricane Isaias. Breezes started to blow on us the day before on our Delaware hike, and the weather pattern forecasted...

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Delaware

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Delaware

50 Hikes 50 States Project--Delaware Interesting pockets of nature and people exist all over the U.S that we often don't hear about in depth. Delaware, an odd-shaped state on the east coast of the US, is one of those places. We ventured there on our 50 Hikes 50 States...

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Maryland

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Maryland

50 Hikes 50 States Project--Maryland Sometimes hiking is like life. You just have to go with the flow and enjoy the unexpected things that come your way. This was the case on our 50 Hikes 50 States Project when we got to Maryland. For this trip, my husband, daughter...

50 Hikes 50 States Project–North Dakota

50 Hikes 50 States Project–North Dakota

50 Hikes 50 States Project--North Dakota Everything I knew about North Dakota before getting to North Dakota came through memes from the movie, Fargo. I have never even watched the movie, much less been to Fargo. Oh, and there's an oil boom. That's about it. So I was...

50 Hikes 50 States Project–South Dakota

50 Hikes 50 States Project–South Dakota

50 Hikes 50 States--South Dakota Before heading out on our road trip to knock out Nebraska, South Dakota, and North Dakota on our 50 Hikes 50 States Project, my daughter wanted to have a sit down. She was very concerned about our choice to drive in the path of a Trump...

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Nebraska

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Nebraska

50 Hikes 50 States--Nebraska I think of all the states that we think about hiking in, no one ever thinks about Nebraska. But why not? Considering that thousands of migrants moved from St Louis to Utah via the Oregon Trail, millions of hiking footprints have been...

50 Hike 50 States Project–Michigan

50 Hike 50 States Project–Michigan

50 Hikes 50 States--Michigan After a gorgeous hike on the sea cliff in Wisconsin on our 50 Hikes 50 States Project, I couldn't wait to get to the Porcupine Mountains in Michigan. Why? Once a Collector? Well, the story starts back in 1998 when I lived in Pensacola, FL....

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Wisconsin

50 Hikes 50 States Project–Wisconsin

50 Hikes 50 States--Wisconsin I couldn't wait to get to Wisconsin on our 50 Hikes 50 States Project. One word. Cheese. I don't eat a lot of cheese now as a vegan, but every once in a while, I'll indulge and Wisconsin was the place I wanted to take on this indulgence....