Monthly Archives: March 2015

Big Tree Day hike in the Sipsey Wilderness

The Big Tree is a yellow poplar (a/k/a tulip tree, Liriodendron tulipifera). The tree is approximately 150 feet tall and has a circumference at the base of about 25 feet. This is the largest poplar in the state of Alabama. … Continue reading

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“The Climb to Katahdin” movie review

I have been following this couple (and dog) on for quite some time.  As many others, they started the Appalachian Trail documenting their progress the whole way.  Their Facebook page is here: The movie they filmed on the … Continue reading

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Ski trip and GoPro video

My wife and I love to snow ski but just can’t afford the time and expense of going to the “good slopes” out West every year. So this year we took a trip over Valentines Day Weekend to The Perfect … Continue reading

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