"The more you let yourself be distracted from where you are going, the more you are the person that you are. It's not so much like getting lost as it is like getting found."
--William Stafford

"The Earth does not belong to us, We belong to the Earth."
--Chief Seattle

"Keep close to Nature's heart... and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean."
--John Muir

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...to WeatherManSam's hiking compendium. Contained here are thousands of photos in galleries detailing many of my adventures, as well as links to video, and a list of gear I like to take along.

Take time to meet The Dog Wonder, my trusty companion Lulu, part cocker spaniel, all super dog, as well as The Muddy Boot Clan, close friends who've been along for ride.

Latest from the trail...

May 14, 2016:

Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge, AL

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