Fort Yargo Disc Golf–Winder, Georgia

March 29, 2012
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Fort Yargo Disc Golf–Winder, Georgia

  Fort Yargo Disc Golf Course is an 18 hole wooded course located in Fort Yargo State Park, just outside of Winder, Georgia. The course, while located throughout a patch of forest in the state park, is not so densely wooded as to frustrate even the newest disc golfer.  In fact, the course provides...

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The Sinks Disc Golf–Chattanooga, Tennessee

March 4, 2012
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The Sinks Disc Golf–Chattanooga, Tennessee

    This 18 hole disc golf course  located in Chattanooga, TN is a heavily wooded course, and the location of frequent local tournaments. Unlike most other disc golf courses which are fit into a park or other recreation area where other forms of activity are occurring, the Sinks area seems to be solely...

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Camping with Your Spouse

February 14, 2012
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Camping with Your Spouse

On this Valentine’s Day, I wanted to write an article discussing the enjoyment and benefits I get from hiking with my wife, and that others can get when sharing the outdoors with their significant others. This summer the Ms. and I did a good bit of camping together on a couple of road trips...

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Kennesaw Mountain–Kennesaw, Georgia

January 24, 2012
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Kennesaw Mountain–Kennesaw, Georgia

  Length:  1.2 miles one way Difficulty: Strenuous Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield is the site of the beginning of the Atlanta Campaign during the Civil War.  Fighting began here June 19, 1864 and lasted until July 2. It is from this location that Sherman continued his March to the Sea burning miles wide of...

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Rocktown – Hiking on Pigeon Mountain

January 24, 2012
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Rocktown – Hiking on Pigeon Mountain

Lafayette, Georgia Distance: 1.0 miles Difficulty: Easy Blaze: Brownish Pink Just outside of Lafayette, Georgia is a little known wildlife management area known as Crockford-Pigeon Mountain. Pigeon Mountain extends along the northwestern corner of Georgia crossing over into Alabama. The wildlife management area itself is packed with numerous miles of trails that are difficult...

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