Generally, I spend December planning my escapes from Charlotte, trying to decide where I will go hiking or camping or kayaking.
I really need to get outdoors and find some solitude. The mountains are calling.
|Using a recently fallen hardwood as a bridge in the South Mountains State Park.|
|Grayson Highlands area, Virginia.|
|Mill Creek Falls, West Virginia.|
|Dolly Sods Wilderness, West Virginia.|
|Middle Prong Wilderness (where I got lost).|
|Round Bald, at the NC/TN border on the Appalachian Trail.|