As part of earning an adult scout badge, and as part of my own personal journey, I backpacked 16 - 18 miles with amazing company, with beautiful views, and the biggest lesson I learned, is to always make sure you have at least 2 extra socks before your trip. Oh, and I learned that I can do anything I put my mind too. I went in to the forest one version of me, and left with a whole new appreciation of, well, everything. Even the history behind how Lewis River Trail, became Lewis River Trail.
Bindrunes, catharsis, and Beast mode
I posted some of this first section last Monday, May 15th, to the Rune Facebook group I am part of. Long time lurker in the shadows, first time poster. I have a giant week ahead of me. I am conquering something tomorrow that will bring the end of a chapter I have been working towards.... Continue Reading →
I Hike, Because…
When you get your muscles moving, your blood pumping, and your lungs expanding - a rush of all the happiness hormones crash through you no matter what the outlet, but only if you enjoy it. My outlet is hiking. And I enjoy it bc of the person I become when I am on the trail. Read more to find out who that person is. It might surprise you.