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May 20, 2010 - A Shuttle Run to Buchanan, Virginia

This morning, our friends from Nashville arrived. Zvi and Diane (Diane, or D-Tour, was my hiking partner on the AT in 2008) are doing a section on the AT from Jennings Creek to Rockfish Gap. This is the same section Gene and I just finished. We offered to give them a shuttle down to their starting point. We were so glad to see these friends and catch up on what’s happening with them as well as mutual friends. As you can imagine, we could hardly catch our breath for the talking going on. They wanted to drop off a box of food for the second...

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Scratchin' the Itch

Oct 29, 2009 - From Skydrive to Blue Ridge Parkway

So the first NP we wanted to visit is Shenandoah, and from there our plan is to continue to the Great Smoky mountains, and follow the Appalachian train all the way to Alabama. We chose to drive with the RV on the crest of the mountains. Is was not too bad, and we could drive very slow, stop at the overlooks, and enjoy the magnificent views. We stopped for the night in a hidden campground on the Blue Ridge Parkways, still in VA. It is called 'Middle Creek Campground' in Buchanan, VA. The owner waited for us and opened the store when we...

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