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Apr 16, 2019 - One "Crappy" Job

(Hello everyone! Due to my laziness, I'm slowly getting back into the swing of things. The following event happened June 2017. We are fine and working on getting everyone up to date. Thank you all for your patience.) From Texas to Campbellsville, KY Hold on a darn minute!! What just happened…? Did I skip something? The last entry said we were on our way to volunteer at a National Forest in Benton, Tennessee. Well, you read correctly, here’s what happened: It’s early June 2017 and we just left the easy bake oven that was Fort Stockton, TX,...

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Apr 8, 2016 - Southeast Tennessee Waterfalls

Friday morning, we packed up and checked out of the Holiday Inn, leaving Cleveland. We started heading east into Cherokee National Forest on US-64. At Parksville Lake, we turned on TN-30 towards the Rock Creek Scenic Area and parked at the trailhead for Clemmer Trail. After getting our stuff together, we started out hiking the Scenic Spur Trail (#78). This trail follows Rock Creek upstream for about 1.5 miles. Towards the end, there were two creek crossings over Rock Creek. One I was able to rock-hop and the other I had to wade; there had...

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