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Secluded Beach – Cumberland Island

Share Although Cumberland Island is a National Seashore, there is no bridge to get there, and we all like it that way.  This treasure is the southernmost barrier island off the coast of Georgia (USA) at the mouth of the St. … Continue reading

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Great Smokey Mountains Hike in Lodge – Mount Leconte

Share The Great Smokey Mountains National Park hosts 10 million visitors each year, making it the most visited National Park in the country.  Of those 10 million annual visitors, less than 2/10ths of 1 percent get the opportunity to spend … Continue reading

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Backpacking Grandview Trail into the Grand Canyon

Share A backpacker’s life is probably not complete without a trip to the Grand  Canyon.  We decided against Bright Angel Trail which heads down from the south rim a the lodge and main tourist area, but, we didn’t really want … Continue reading

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