The Debord Falls Trail in Frozen Head State Park is an easy hike that is just a short drive from Knoxville. Kyle and I hiked this trail a really long time ago when we started dating. This time we took the pups and hiked it with my sister-in-law, Staci, and ….
Category: Local Hiking Trails
If you read my post last week then you know that Kyle and I took a Weekend Getaway to the Tri-Cities Tennessee. I always like to take mini-vacations whenever possible. One of the main reasons I wanted to go to the Tri-Cities area was to hike the Hawksbill Mountain Trail ….
Last weekend, Kyle and I hiked the Ramsey Cascades Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It’s an 8 mile, round trip hike that is moderate to strenuous. (I wouldn’t recommend this hike for beginners.) It’s located in the Greenbrier area of the park. I don’t typically visit the Greenbrier ….
Mead’s Quarry A few weekends ago, Kyle and I took the dogs out to explore Mead’s Quarry in Knoxville, TN. Mead’s Quarry is part of Ijams Nature Center in South Knoxville. I’ve lived in (or close to) Knoxville my entire life, and somehow never managed to visit Mead’s Quarry before. ….
The weather has been perfect in Knoxville lately, so I’ve been really keen on getting out and exploring. I love hiking in the Smoky Mountains (of course), but it’s usually crowded, dogs aren’t allowed on most trails, and I’ve hiked a good majority of the trails already. So, I explored ….