Mt. Hardy via MTS

Mt. Hardy via MTS

We are still on lockdown due to the Coronavirus pandemic. This hike is one that isn’t well known. The chances of a crowd were very low. Check out my activity on AllTrails.https://t.co/JL7bojonhe — Sandy Rumsey (@SandyRumsey) April 11, 2020 We parked at the...
Trombotore Trail

Trombotore Trail

This trail is located on Bearwallow Mountain just 13 miles from home. It is a beautiful trail through private land enclosed in a deep ravine. The trail descends from the trailhead for a little over a mile to the creek. Distance: 3.6 MilesElevation Gain: 850...
Social Distancing

Social Distancing

After a crazy week, it was good to get up on the Blue Ridge Parkway and do a little bit of hiking in the sunshine. We started at the bottom where Hwy 150 intersects the parkway and hiked up the steep part first. Distance: 3.9 Miles Elevation Gain: 1430 ft. Difficulty:...
Mt. Pisgah

Mt. Pisgah

The parkway was open between Hwy 276 and the Aboretum, so we took advantage of it and drove up to quickly hike Mt. Pisgah. It’s a rare treat that the parkway is open during the winter months. Weather: Sunny, mid 40’s and no wind Distance: 2.5 Miles...