Sun. Jun 16th, 2019

Outdoors

Little Table Rock Trail

Here is a look at Little Table Rock Trail. I think the hike from Spence Ridge trailhead up to Table Rock summit is 2.5 miles,...

Honor Hike

My honor hike for 2019 is complete. Thanks to Crystal N. Smith and Brandon McKeever for attending the event. Table Rock was the target but...

Red-Spotted Newt

It took up to 7 years to complete but these adults have finally mated. Red-Spotted Newts are found all over North Carolina. This image is...

When a Pinch Will Do Ya

While searching for critters in the Linville Gorge, we came upon this Crawfish. He was not happy we picked him up and a pinch was...

God Spoke to me Today

A trail message that I will never forget View up the Linville River after coming down the Linville Gorge Trail from the Babel Trail. A...

Events

Boone St. Patty’s Day Parade 2019

The 2nd annual parade was a huge success with no wind, rain or extreme cold. The sun was out and it brought a nice crowd...

AMB Rail Jam 2019

Save the Horn! This was a great event that was highlighted by slope talent and the people who came out to support a great event...

Grassabillies

This is a real cool 3-member band from Shelby, NC with a entertaining sound. The way they bring Bluegrass into modern songs, and their own,...

Rail Jam 2019

Winter is almost over but the Horn in the West will be ready to host the rail jam with snowboard/ski riders from all around. Up...

FloydFest 2018

FloydFest is a music festival located just outside of Floyd, Va. It is a family friendly gathering for outdoor  family fun, music, crafts and all...

A True Patriot

During an APP game last year and this military skydiver was the first in on heroes day. I asked if I could share the field...