Pickett’s Mill Trail – #22 from 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles of Atlanta

Pickett’s Mill Trail – #22 from 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles of Atlanta

First hike of 2013!  Between the weather and the holidays it’s been a while since I’ve been hiking.  My Christmas and New Year were spent with great friends and filled with plenty of food and drink, it’s definitely time to get back at it now.  This wasn’t a long hike, it was only supposed to … Continue reading

How to Keep Those New Year’s Resolutions

How to Keep Those New Year’s Resolutions

The New Year is right around the corner (wow, is it really 2013?) and it’s time for New Year’s Resolutions! Right at the top of many people’s list is Lose Weight or Get In Shape.  Gyms will be packed out the first week of the new year, and the second… most of January… but then … Continue reading

Pine Mountain Trail – East Loop and Summit

Pine Mountain Trail – East Loop and Summit

PINE MOUNTAIN RECREATION AREA – CARTERSVILLE, GA Trailhead Coordinates: 34.177045 N, -84.737294 W Distance Hiked: 3.04 miles (East Loop and Summit Overlook) Time to Hike: 1:50:21 No GPX file for this one due to technical difficulties. It’s been a few weeks since I got a hike in and I was ready to go this weekend. … Continue reading

Island Ford Trail – #4 in 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles of Atlanta

Island Ford Trail – #4 in 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles of Atlanta

ISLAND FORD TRAIL AT CHATTAHOOCHEE RIVER NATIONAL RECREATION AREA Trailhead Coordinates: 33:987084 N , -84.325551 W Distance hiked: 5.13 miles Time to hike: 2:22:38 Click to download GPX file This hike makes twelve that I’ve completed from the book 60 Hikes Within 60 miles of Atlanta, I’m making pretty good progress hiking through all the … Continue reading