Monthly Archives: August 2011

Mountain Lion update

I finally got to seeĀ a mountion lion on Sunday morning. The lodge called the park and said that it was at their restaurant peering in and tapping on the window. I guess that it wanted breakfast. It was startled when … Continue reading

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Emory Peak hike

Yesterday I hiked up Emory Peak which is the highest point in Big Bend. It is a fairly good climb of 2400′ and 5.25 miles with great scenery along the way. Unfortunately my camera is broken so no pictures. There … Continue reading

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Big Bend National Park

I am currently at Big Bend National Park in the great state of Texas volunteering in the visitor center in the Chisos Mountains. I greet visitors, answer their questions, distribute maps and brochures, help plan their hiking trips, and sell … Continue reading

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