I have countless photos of Mt. Nebo, none of which are identical. It truly is a natural gift that keeps on giving!
Mount Nebo State Park hosts a myriad of overlooks with fantastic views! Among them is Sunrise Point, where Kurt and I watched the Super Moon last year. Far before sunset with clear skies to boot, Sunrise Point offered a clear view of the River Valley, including Dardanelle and even Russellville! I think Dave was even a bit … More Sunrise Point
It was a gorgeous Sunday afternoon, and we were headed to the Mt. Nebo State Park. Wanting to tag along, Dave gave us that look of yearning, as if to say…. “Can I go? I promise I”ll be good!” Kurt was a bit skeptical. Actually, we were all a bit skeptical. We would have to keep … More Dave’s First Hike
The third quarter of our calendar features two of my favorite Arkansas hikes and a once in a lifetime experience! July – The Glory Hole. Actually, this is another photo that was taken during a prior month, April. Copious amounts of rain resulted in an abundant flow; a sight that captivates! August – Solar Eclipse. … More 2018 Family Calendar – Part III
Sometimes the best dates are spontaneous, unplanned, with little expectations other than sharing an experience with good company. Such a date occurred a few months ago, thanks to the supermoon! On the days prior to November 14th, which, according to the folks at NASA, was to be noted as a date when the moon approach was at … More Supermoon Date
Since spring is a wonderful time to get out and enjoy numerous Arkansas attractions, I decided to offer a few more Spring Break suggestions. Loco Ropes in Mountain View. Located in the parking lot across from the Ozark Folk Center, this is a fun and challenging ropes course perched in the trees. This is not … More Spring Break in Arkansas
It was Mother’s Day, and you couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful spring day in Arkansas. The trails were calling my name. Apparently my children did not hear the call. Their hiking enthusiasm rated about a negative one that day. Kurt, however, acquiesced, and took me to Mt. Nebo, where we hiked the Rim … More Mt. Nebo Rim Trail
As I have said before, Mt. Nebo is my refuge. It takes almost no time to get there from my house and the scenery is outstanding. In fact, one afternoon in the fall a few years back, we were just itching to go outside. Because we had already burned a lot of daylight and we knew … More Mt Nebo Bench Trail