APPALACHIAN TRAIL


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Mr & Mrs Albatross


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My new favorite waterfalls.


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Whazat?


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Stand Up


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NEVER Give Up


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Betcha!


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Buffalo Mountain Camp (Sorry, camp will cease operations in December 2013)


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Gordon


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Wine and Fly Fishing


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Smoky's Friend


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GRAYSON HIGHLANDS, VIRGINIA


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CRANE MAN


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Semper Fi and An Army Of One


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Coast Guard Brat!


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Charlie Assumes Watch


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Catheys Creek Couple


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Van Fleet Trail Ranger


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18 albums on 1 page(s)

Last additions - Featured And Folks We Meet
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Good Rep For the Van Fleet Trail944 viewsMet this pleasant fellow while biking on the James A Van Fleet Trail of Florida. He filled us in on the history of the trail.

The trail is over 29 miles long and straight as it cold be. Great place to see wild life.
Feb 25, 2015
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Good Directions746 viewsMet these folks just above Catheys Creek Falls and they were kind enough to give us a short cut to Bird Rock falls, Thanks. The dogs must have moved just as I snapped the camera.Jan 17, 2015
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Charlie 849 viewsWe met Charlie on Little Stony Creek Trail accompanying his friend down a very cold trail.

After making sure we were no threat he assumed his watch atop the back pack. When his transportation knelled down Charlie took his post atop the back pack. No, he did this willingly of his own accord.
Dec 31, 2014
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Coast Guard Brat!754 viewsOne of these fine folks we met up Little Stony Creek turned out to be a Coast Guard Brat.

Oh don't get upset, that is a term of endearment for offspring of members of the Coast Guard family.

As soon as I get first names they will become members of our crew.

SEMPER PARATUS!
Dec 30, 2014
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Marine and Army hiking buddy628 viewsShe is a Marine just coming down from the NYC Marathon.
He is and army Vet that answered the call and is coming down also, just not the same marathon.

You are a special treat for this Oldalbatross and renew my faith in young Americans.
Nov 14, 2014
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Craftsman783 viewsMet this kind man near Dayton, TN. While having a hard time photographing Sandhilll Cranes he saw us and invited us onto his property.

He was such an interesting fellow I forgot to photograph the Cranes. Study this face and you will find a personality that is rare today.

He gave us the tour of his property, which includes a woodworking shop of beauty.

As soon as he contacts us we willl add him permanently to the web site and see if we can show off some of his craft.
Jan 12, 2014

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New And Fresh428 viewsBeside the clear cold creek these flowers burst forth announcing the return of Spring to Buffalo Mountain Camp.Aug 16, 2019 at 10:19 AM
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My Iron Man Is A Woman360 viewsMy Granddaughter competing and winning a local bike race.

She is my Iron Man (iron Woman) because she finished Iron Man Louisville.

A little more effort and she may be able to qualify as an "Old Albatross" crew member.
Aug 16, 2019 at 10:19 AM
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Doug Hale369 viewsOn 6 June, 1944 Doug Hale stood up. He stood up when he drove his landing craft ashore, delivering young men who will never grow old.

He stated he bent over to release the "Dogs" that held the ramp and missed a bullet that struck right behind him

He hasn't quit, still maintains his half of Guest River Railtrail at Coeburn, Va.

DOUG HALE, STAND UP! Now Doug take a bow........and thanks Doug.
Aug 16, 2019 at 10:19 AM
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Fishin by Adam813 viewsTwo beautifully engraved wine glasses, with a fly fishing design, given BJ and I by the Artist, Adam Weisbrodt. I'll have a link later but, do check out his web site.

www.socialinnature.com

The small falls is Rocky Fork, not Rocky Top, TN.
Aug 16, 2019 at 10:19 AM
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Forest Service387 viewsMet this man at the Catawba Falls, NC trail head.

I'll use him to just say thanks to the U.S. Forest Service for all their work on our trails.
Because of their work we have access to one of the worlds great resources, the United States Forest.

If he lets me know his name I'll make him a CREW MEMBER, a distinction most try to avoid.
Aug 16, 2019 at 10:18 AM
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Weird Trees443 viewsThe weather can be so severe atop Grayson it has an effect on the trees.Aug 16, 2019 at 10:18 AM