Old Rag is part of Shenandoah National Park and is considered its most popular hike, but also its most strenuous. Over the years, I have heard people talk about Old Rag, but never really knew much about it. So, when I was trying to plan a challenging hike recently, and it kept popping up in my searches, I decided to start learning more about the hike up Old Rag. I read things like “one of the most impressive mountains in Virginia” and “one of the most popular hikes in the mid-Atlantic region” and “most spectacular mountain in the northern Virginia Blue Ridge”. With all of those accolades, and more, I knew that we had to hike it. Continue reading
In October 2010, we made our first trip to Shenandoah National Park. Loving National Parks as I do, our visit was long overdue. Continue reading
Glacier National Park is a bit off the beaten track in Northern Montana. For us it involved a bit of driving to get there, but it was worth it.
We drove into Glacier National Park early one morning. We had driven until late the night before, and Continue reading