Sad, yes. But, we have some great memories as we get all winter stiff from lack of hiking. I just can't take early morning winter stiff from a tent, so BC closes up the hiking shop before the nights drop in the 20s.
Another big tree!
We passed the massive Dover Oak in July in NY.
What a treat to spend hours hiking with our favorite Virginia Tech student!
Ahhh... fall colors...
My two favorite men take a pack break before a fairly taxing climb.
Ok, I really taxing climb.
Cute Husband and I reached target heart rate as 20 year old Adam leapt from one boulder to another.
The lovely couple who were Southbounding introduced us to "Hiker Butter", which is basically a jar of peanut butter that you eat from and constantly add new ingredients- such as marshmallow fluff, peanut M&Ms, pretzels. CALORIES!
of World War II and the memorial sits close to where he died tragically in an airplane accident in 1971. He earned and received every decoration for valor that this country had to offer plus 5 decorations presented to him by France and Belgium.
What an amazing man and hero.
Cabo Fish Taco and crashed at Adam's apartment while he pulled an all nighter studying. Thanks Buddy!
Cute Husband and I headed home the following day and enjoyed the most wonderful touristy stop on the way home...
Natural Bridge Butterfly Garden . We remember these beautiful creatures from Costa Rica, where Warren proposed. It was overwhelming when one actually landed on my hand.
It is a crazy scenic place...
Ok, Cute Husband, where to next?