Activities, Airbnb, Hiking

Pickens Nose Hike and Photo Journal

  Our trip to the Western North Carolina Mountains would not be complete if we did not attempt to venture through the woods, hike up a mountain and find a super cool picture taking opportunity!  After some research, it appeared that Pickens Nose was the easiest to hike to and was super close to our… Continue reading Pickens Nose Hike and Photo Journal

Activities, Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing for Kids: Casting

The biggest difference between spin fishing and fly fishing is the way you cast. With spin fishing, you put your lure in the water and wait. With Fly Fishing, you do an artistic cast out over the water (over and over) until, hopefully, a fish strikes. Fly casting takes a lot of practice but anyone… Continue reading Fly Fishing for Kids: Casting

Activities, Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing for Kids: Equipment

One of our favorite Camping Activities is Fly Fishing.  We stumbled upon it when we were looking for something to fill our time during a working trip to West Virginia.  My son and I decided to hire a Fly Fishing guide to teach us how to fly fish.  We were warned by MANY people that… Continue reading Fly Fishing for Kids: Equipment

Driving range, Golf, Junior Golf

Drive, Chip, Putt – 2016

Drive, Chip, Putt is an initiative from the PGA to encourage kids into the sport of Golf. It tests kids from ages 7 to 15 on their skills for Driving the golf ball for distance as well as staying in bounds, three chips shots and three putt shots from different distances. There are many local… Continue reading Drive, Chip, Putt – 2016