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“The Outdoors are Hard”

“The Outdoors are Hard”

By Brooke Jackson “The outdoors are hard” I mumbled between shaky breathes as I trudged down the trail. My (at the time) boyfriend and “professional outdoorsman” as I like to refer to him turned around to laugh at me. “That’s the point,” he said, and […]

Trip Report: Cheaha Wilderness Backpacking

Trip Report: Cheaha Wilderness Backpacking

We arrived at the Adams Gap Trailhead just after 8:00am Alabama time Saturday morning. The forecast was for beautiful weather and sunny skies. We unloaded the car, did one last pack weight check and headed over the the trailhead sign for a departure picture.  Greeting […]