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Blue skies and the perils of hiking backwards

We closed out last year with a visit to National Harbor, Maryland, a 6-mile hike across Wilson Bridge and back from Jones Point Park in Virginia. The sunny skies’ brilliant blue, reflected in the glassy calm of the Potomac River, … Continue reading

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Wonderland

As the weeks go by, the “wonder” part of “winter wonderland” seems to be¬†wondering just how much longer before winter eases its grip on us. Not just yet, anyway. Last weekend we went on a¬†6-mile hike along the Billy Goat … Continue reading

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Crossing the Styx

I was driving around in northern Virginia last week and heard this news story on the radio: 11-Yr-Old Suspended From School For Merely TALKING About Guns Martin Di Caro, WMAL.com, June 3, 2013 OWINGS, MD — The father of a … Continue reading

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