Spring Ephemeral

#12 of my 52 Hike Challenge Trail/Park: Hidden Falls, Beaver and White Oak Trails, Nerstrand Big Woods State Park I want to acknowledge this hike took place on the traditional territory of the Wahpekute, Wahpeton and Očhéthi Šakówiŋ. To learn more about the tribes and these lands, please follow the links provided. Taking hikes seems to … Continue reading Spring Ephemeral

Holiday Hike : Ugliest Sweaters & Beautiful Trails

#60hike of my 52 Hike Challenge Trail/Park: Theodore Wirth Regional Park, MN I am the luckiest lady. Really I am. Every time I get to hike with the ladies of the Minnesota chapter of Women Who Hike I'm reminded of all I've learned from other hikers. Having the trust and support of this growing group … Continue reading Holiday Hike : Ugliest Sweaters & Beautiful Trails

TBT Latergram: Kicking off July 4th

#37hike of my 52 Hike Challenge LOCATION: Hyland Lake Park Reserve Photo Credit: @wanderingpine When the invite came out for this meetup hike, I had to really push myself to accept. When I'm on a backpacking trip a 7:30 a.m. start is fine. I'm usually up anyway. But when I'm comfortable in my own bed? … Continue reading TBT Latergram: Kicking off July 4th

My 52 Hike Challenge

In December 2017 I was on the hunt for a hiking goal after having completed a solo hike across Isle Royale National Park. As I researched trails and hiking groups, I happened on the website for the 52 Hike Challenge. As I read through the site, I knew I'd found my next goal. The idea … Continue reading My 52 Hike Challenge