What We See

2013 – 2014

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Whitewater to Bad Creek

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Early start; thirteen took part. Beat the heat. Did almost five. All were sweet!

Little River

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Twenty-one joined the fun; hiked 'bout 6 when we were done. Too warm to shiver; but, the river delivered.

Cane Break

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Crossed Jocassee; six guys, eight lassies. Climbed the hills before the heat. Six plus miles, hard to beat.


Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Thirteen came out to play on a nearly perfect day. Hiked 'bout six, took lots of pics. Went to the Devil's Court; delightful sport.

Deep Gap Plus

Friday, May 16, 2014

Planned six, did nine. Friday worked just fine. Saw three falls; double crossed a stream. Shed shoes for slippers ... in bloom; no dream.

Chau Ram

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Six hikers, six cameras, no dogs; hi temps, light togs. Lots to see, but trail miles just three; with no rain ... whee!

Narrows North

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Thirteen beat the heat. Found the Narrows quite a treat. Hiked six per plan, sure we'll do again.

Yellow Mountain

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Eight kept their date with the Yellow fellow. Was only two an' a half so explored two more ... along Mill Creek shore.

Tennessee Rock

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Fifteen did the Tennessee Rock ... 'bout four an' half out and bock. Perfect day for outside play.

Panther Creek

Thursday, Apr. 24, 2014

This first time visit was exquisite. Eighteen made the scene. Seven point two really flew. This again we'll surely do!

Todd Creek

Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

Start with ten, miss turn and then, nine did fine. New cut trails thru hills and vails; no markers prompted a few wails. Did four plus without pain and all got back before the rain.


Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

Twenty played possum; found it awesome. So much to see in two point five plus three.


Tuesday, Apr. 15, 2014

Four did explore ... Wattacoo. Hiked five point five, past lake, two falls, and one bat hive. Here's the scoop: We'll bring the group.


Thursday, Apr. 10, 2014

Nine plus miles for twelve brought smiles. Flowers late, but falls were great.


Tuesday, Apr. 8, 2014

With falls resplendent, wished the hike hadn't ended. Twenty-one did five plus, then rated it a perfect 10!

Lee Falls

Thursday, Apr. 3, 2014

Twenty-five hiked. Everyone liked. Left wanting more, after trekking just four.

Oconee Connector

Tuesday, Apr. 1, 2014

Sixteen hiked The Connection, with great affection ... for a blossoming perfect day, that made the seven miles to fly away.

Bear Cove

Thursday, Mar. 27, 2014

Flat Stanley and seven friends hiked four miles to two trail ends. Oconee Bells and Lake Joacassee made this hike kinda classy.

Cane Creek

Tuesday, Mar. 25, 2014

Lost our direction, but not our affection, for this early spring hike selection. Eight planned on four. Did one mile more.

Twin Falls

Thursday, Mar. 13, 2014

Just nine got in line to see falls so fine. When we'd done four, all wished for more.


Tuesday, Mar. 11, 2014

Thirteen sprang forward, six miles up, and down, then went for yummies in Highlands town.

Clemson South

Thursday, Mar. 6, 2014

Cold, gray day. Still seventeen came out to play. Did seven plus miles with lots of smiles.

Ellicott NC

Tuesday, Mar. 4, 2014

'Twas March fourth. And, so we did. Seventeen marched seven plus. Good for us!

East Fork

Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014

Ay teen. Yea Team! Lots of sun on this scene. Did almost nine in record time.

SBPA to Whitewater

Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014

Where this nineteen bein'? On the FT with lots of seein'. Hiked 'bout six and took some pix.


Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014

Fifteen hiked. Saw lots they liked. Trekked for eight plus. Good for us!

Hidden Falls

Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014

Twenty one made it fun, especially with the warming sun; did 6.5 when we were done.

Jones Falls

Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014

Great day for hiking. Lots of sights for liking. Seventeen did eight point five. Much more fun to hike than drive.

Clemson Central
Clemson South

Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014

Ten joined in. Six did Central. Four went South; did 7 plus. Explored. Adored. Jeepers! Add to keepers.

Clemson East

Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014

Brilliant day to get away. Nineteen made the scene. Missed one spur, but did five and were … all happy … that's for sure.

Sassafras Mtn

Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014

Here's some pix. Hiked over six. Cold but sunny. Great for twenty.

Rabun Bald

Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014

Lots of sun. Twelve had fun … did five when done. We'll be ravin' 'bout Rabun and oral 'bout Laurel.

SBPA to Hatchery

Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014

Nineteen strode to Hatchery Road. Did a quick six point six. Cold to start, but warming sun, made the day a lot of fun.

Clemson East

Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014

'Twa chilly at Clemson East, to say the very least. Found the trail and place to park. Not our usual crowd and lark. Just one hiker did just one mile. Ended with a frozen smile.

Chattooga River

Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013

For twenty three, Chattooga was the place to be. Hiked 'bout seven; most near heaven.

Tamassee Knob

Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013

Thirteen became fifteen intending on five. All made it through, but one took a dive.

Paris Mtn

Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013

This first Blue Ridge Rambler gambol, was done in sun without a scramble. Hiking 5.5 in all was, for 13, a fine inaugural.

Thompson R

Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013

What's a little shower? It couldn't sour the five who took the dive … seven soggy miles to Thompson River.

Winding Stairs

Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013

Iffy weather? Fifteen still got together. Hiked seven; all stayed dry. Sure glad we gave the day a try.


Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013

Damp tramp. Fifteen went; each a champ. Hiked six and a half. All good for a laugh.

Table Rock

Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013

Lucky thirteen. Started late. Still hiked eight. Two thousand foot climb … with nary a whine.

Rainbow JGSP

Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013

Twenty-eight kept their date with Rainbow. A little ice, then very nice. Six miles? Could have done this twice!


Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013

We beat the rain that never came. Hiked six-point-five. Came out alive. One pup plus eight declared it great.

Long Creek

Friday, Nov. 8, 2013

Twelve Tuesday-Thursday Trekkers trod the trails to two terrific tableaus … on a good Friday(!).

Bald Knob

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013

Seventeen stretched a bit our hike routine. Climbed 2000 while trekking eight. Caught awesome views that all thought great.

Scary Mtn

Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013

Fourteen should have been more wary … climbed the mountain, found it "Scary." On Halloween did miles five. Most of them came out alive.

Three Forks

Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013

Twenty-four with esprit de corps hiked for seven, ready for more. Fine day for Three Forks play.

Panthertown E

Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013

Frosty morning, warming sights, we're so glad we scaled the heights. Fifteen hiked; did seven plus … and liked, and liked.

Raven Cliff Falls

Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013

A color-fall twenty-eight had a date with falls so great that no one minded hiking eight.

DuPont Forest

Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013

Twenty-one joined the fun. Completed eight when they were done. DuPont Forest at its best. Those who hiked were truly blessed.

Keowee Toxaway

Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013

Sixteen found Keowee Toxaway intoxicating on a perfect day. Five-point-five miles flew away.

Bartram Trail

Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013

Bartram brought them; 16 in all, looking for signs of fall. After 8 with weather great, decided fall's a little late.

Lick Log

Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013

Fifteen made the scene. Most did six. Paused for pix. Fine day in the sticks.

Moonshine Falls

Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013

Hikers darted out of harm's way from the swarms … all except one.

Big Bend King Cr

Thursday, Sep. 26, 2013

Seven miles without a whine. Big Bend fun for all nine.

Issaqueena Lk

Tuesday, Sep. 24, 2013

Thirteen made the scene. Stayed alive for 5.5. Great weather for this get together.

Mt. Pisgah

Sep. 16 – 19, 2013

The Inn Crowd 2013

Frying Pan Mountain

Graveyard Ridge

Shining Rock Gap

Sam's Knob

Yellow Branch Falls

Tuesday, Sep. 17, 2013

While the cat's away …

Horsepasture R

Thursday, Sep. 12, 2013

Eight found the Gorges gorgeous. Falls enthralled on a five mile lark in Gorges State Park.

Lwr White Wtr, Coon Br

Tuesday, Sep. 10, 2013

Sixteen warmed up for the 2013-14 season along 6 miles of Coon Branch and Lower Whitewater. Happy days are here again.