Wild. Scenic. Rugged. Maine is one of the Northern states known for its wilderness. Conservation of land through not just forests and parks, but land trusts are helping keep lands wild and undeveloped. Riding the back roads near Burnt Nubble on Shirley Tote Road Outdoor adventures are abundant in Maine. Hunting grouse, deer, and moose … Continue reading THE NORTH WOODS
The Special Places We Seek Out There are times that we are trying to get from point A to point B as fast as we can without interruption. Other times, we like to take our time and give ourselves a break in our road trip to rest and walk around. Driving for long hours takes … Continue reading GREEN SPOTS ON THE MAP
Florida is full of surprises! We recently heard about the Dead River. We are not fans of the name, but reading about it helps us understand the name of it. Seeing it though - WOW! We could have sat here all day! When there is not much rainfall for an extended period of time, the … Continue reading UNEXPECTED FINDS
The Gulf Coast is full of adventures for everyone’s taste. Our taste might be classified as unique, especially since for three hours we didn’t see another living being. Just us. In the wild enjoying nature and soaking up some quality time together. Wetting a Line It’s always fun to get away and relax. Finding green … Continue reading A Nautical Road Trip
We all need some plan free adventures! Discover new places you may have never found by your standard planning techniques. Take a few more of the roads less traveled and see where they lead.
Sometimes everything doesn’t go perfect. Sometimes the list of crazy happenstances gets long. Don’t let Murphy win.
New experiences sometimes require new gear.
Risk Versus Reward Rain was the weekend forecast when we had plans to hike. That’s why we carry rain jackets in our packs, right? If we never field test them, how do we know if they work? The weather as we approached. Luckily for us, we were able to shoot the gap so that field … Continue reading Shooting the Gap
ESCAPING THE FLATWOODS After having 3 amazing road trip days with Annie's Adventures, we were ready for a slower paced day. We decided to stay in the park today. We wanted to go back to Bork Falls and hike down to the lower level of it. Annie had showed it to us from the rim … Continue reading FERNE CLYFFE STATE PARK
Escaping the Flatwoods It was day 3 with Annie as our guide in the amazing Shawnee National Forest. She had already showed us around to so many sites in the area over the previous two days. We was curious what she had up her sleeve for today. We again had to be up and gone … Continue reading ROCKING IT WITH ANNIE’S ADVENTURES