The Hike as Metaphor

One of the things I've written bit about is the role that solo hiking plays in life for me, but I haven't ever really gone deeper on it. It’s personal. Sharing that internal dialog lays bare the internal struggles between doing what feels good and what is right...

Hike with Your Galentine

One of the best gifts I've ever given myself is the gift of membership in Women Who Hike (WWH). I may have started my hiking life with a fine group of Boy Scouts, but I've found that these gals are the most giving, encouraging group of fellow hikers I could ask for.

First Day Hike 2020

First up for 2020 - a First Day hike at Clifton E. French Regional Park (aka. French Park). As I watched the sunrise while getting ready to head to the park, I was greeted with the most beautiful array of pinks, oranges and a bit of purple. Watching those colors unfold reminded me that, while I’m not a morning person, that opening myself to possibility for the beauty in the day would be a fine way to start the year.

Hiking Wherever I Am: White River State Park, IN

#61hike of my 52 Hike Challenge Trail/Park: White River State Park, IN I written about hiking when I’m traveling and been able to see some pretty beautiful places. It’s become a habit that is now just part of my planning and this last weekend was no different. I’ve now got family in Indiana and was … Continue reading Hiking Wherever I Am: White River State Park, IN