Smoky Mountains Hike

Smoky Mountains Hike

During our Smoky Mountains Photo Safari a handful of us decided to go on an overnight hike, starting at Clingman's Dome.  The goal was to meet up with another, smaller group at Siler's Bald. That meeting never took place; instead we had a grand time with some...
From the Great Smoky Mountains Photo Safari

From the Great Smoky Mountains Photo Safari

What a great week it was, bringing 30 RVs to the Roadtreking Great Smoky Mountains for a week of hiking and photographing one of the most beautiful spots in North America. We keep all of our Roadtreking gatherings to about this number as that is the maximum size (it...
Staying Found: How NOT to get lost on a hike

Staying Found: How NOT to get lost on a hike

I wrote the second half of this post a few days earlier, adapted from a talk I gave to our Roadtreking Great Smoky Mountains Photo Safaris group. We were all doing a lot of hiking and exploring and the tipic of knowing your surroundings, not getting lost and being...