New Year’s Hike

Rising early to capture the sunrise of the first day of 2016 was on Kurt’s list of things to do.  “Would you like to join me in climbing Forked Mountain before dawn?”  he asked Austin. “Sure,” Austin replied, not fully realizing what exactly was entailed. Forked Mountain, part of the Flatside Wilderness area of the Ouachita … More New Year’s Hike

Calendar Photos

I’ve decided to create a calendar of our favorite 2015 Arkansas photos. Most of them highlight the beauty of Arkansas.  Some of them highlight Kurt’s creative touch. It was difficult selecting one photo per month, but I think the resulting product will be fantastic!  The first four are as follows: January – Forked Mountain Sunrise … More Calendar Photos

Flatside Wilderness – Forked Mountain

Before retiring one Friday night in January, Kurt announced that he was going to get up before the chickens and head to Forked Mountain in the Flatside Wilderness Area of the Ouachita National Forest. “I’ve heard the sunrises there are spectacular!” Spectacular or not, I was a little worried.  True, Forked Mountain, near the Hollis … More Flatside Wilderness – Forked Mountain