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Day Hike at Girdled Road Reservation

Friday I took one of a few remaining vacation days that must be used by year-end. While the rest of the family was at school or work I decided to spend a couple of hours that morning hiking at Girdled Road Reservation.  A light coating of snow fell the night before which created a beautiful hike.

One of the things I like about Girdled Road Reservation is that you can easily get a 5 to 10 mile hike in with Continue reading Day Hike at Girdled Road Reservation

Nelson Ledges State Park

For some reason my daughters track coach likes to schedule meets that are a long distance away from home. About a month ago the meet was over an hour and forty five minutes away from and not wanting to waste that drive I had talked the family into stopping for a day hike at Nelson-Kennedy Ledges State Park located in Nelson Township, Ohio.

This park sits on the dividing line between the great lakes and the Mississippi watersheds but what really makes this park interesting are the Continue reading Nelson Ledges State Park