Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest

Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest is located in Robbinsville, NC. This is a fun and easy hike for all ages. If you complete both loops it’s a little over 2 miles long. The biggest trees can be seen on the upper loop.

Photos from Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest hiking trip.

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Weekend Trip To Lake Powhatan

This past weekend, our family decided to camp at Lake Powhatan which is located in the Bent Creek area in the Pisgah National Forest. We had never been here before and I was excited to check it out!

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Sunday Hike On The Appalachian Trail

After two weeks of snow and rain, we had a beautiful day.  We decided to enjoy the day outdoors by heading out on a hiking adventure.  We weren’t sure exactly where we were going at first, but I knew I wanted to hit a part of the Appalachian trail.

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What The Four Seasons Mean To Me

Every year we have four seasons
Spring, Summer,  Fall & Winter

Spring time brings the bunnies out
Flowers start to bloom
now is the perfect time to camp, and say woo whoo til noon!

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Weekend Fun

This past Saturday was a pretty day.  My family decided to take a walk down to our campsite. I decided to ride my bike.  I got so far and quickly realized that there was so much mud my bike kept sliding and stopping. (If only I had a fat bike).

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Weather Journal: February 14

Today it was suppose to be warm, but ended up being cold, windy and cloudy. It got colder as the day went on.

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Weather Journal: February 13

Today was a very cold day.  The temperature was around 35 all day with high winds.

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Weather Journal: February 12

Today my weather observation is:

Today the weather was Sunny and cool. The wind was also blowing.
There were a few snow flurries. Our yard was also full of robins.

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My First Bike Race

My first time I was in a bike race was this past fall at JackRabbit.  I was very nervous at first because I had never done it before and didn’t know what to expect.

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Weather Journal: February 10

Today my observation during outside play of the weather was:

When I went outside today the sun was shinning and there were very few clouds.  The wind was blowing making it a little cool, but the temperature was around 51 degrees.

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