This wild area has been on my bucket list for over a year now. I had the itch to getaway … Continue reading Quehanna Wild Area
This past week I made a trip to Pennsylvania’s highest point: Mount Davis in Somerset County (southwestern PA). It isn’t … Continue reading Mount Davis
I recently returned from a trip to Florida. I really enjoyed my time, and I can’t wait for my next … Continue reading Let’s Drive!
A bust. I’m not going to keep you in suspense or beat around the bush, Yost Run Falls was a trickle.
A little background…Yost Run Falls is located in northern Centre County, PA, in Sproul State Forest. I was looking for a pretty waterfall hike that wasn’t 3 hours from home (but I wanted something north for hopefully better leaf color). Yost Run fit the criteria.
I know PA has been suffering from drought conditions (see below), but 2 days prior to my hike, we had some pretty significant rainfall. That gave me hope. Well, that is, until I started to hike.
Make no mistake about it…the leaf color and sunny skies saved the day! The hike down to the falls—Er, trickle—was absolutely gorgeous! I had the trail to myself given that it was a weekday morning.Continue reading “Yost Run Falls”
These past two weekends have been outdoorsy weekends for me. Lots of hiking and exploring new trails. One of the … Continue reading So Many Things to Love about Fall
I was fortunate this week to have Thursday and Friday off. I’m happy to say I was able to head … Continue reading Mini-Vacation
Today my friend Cathy and I went hiking in Caledonia State Park (southern Pennsylvania). We did one of my favorite … Continue reading Hiking Caledonia
And it is without a doubt that I can exclaim that! I spent yesterday and today in western Maryland at … Continue reading Fall is Here!