N. R. Tucker

The Worlds of My Mind



A Miserable Hike

Not words I ever thought I would type. Continue reading “A Miserable Hike”

Rocky Face Mountain Recreational Area, North Carolina

Picnic tables at the top of Hollow Rock Trail overlooking the valley? Check. Continue reading “Rocky Face Mountain Recreational Area, North Carolina”

Pilot Creek Trail

Located in Pilot Mountain State Park North Carolina, Pilot Creek Trail is an out and back  that travels adjacent to Pilot Mountain. Continue reading “Pilot Creek Trail”

Devil’s Den Nature Preserve, VA

A short hike in the woods (.43 miles one way) to a cave formation. Continue reading “Devil’s Den Nature Preserve, VA”

Crowder Mountain

My first trip to Crowder Mountain State Park in North Carolina was on a Wednesday morning for a half-day hike. Continue reading “Crowder Mountain”

Not My Normal Hike

Normally, when I hike, I’m on a mountain trail or in the deep woods. Continue reading “Not My Normal Hike”

The Arches in July

Some hikes test your stamina, others test your ability to read maps. Continue reading “The Arches in July”


It might rain, but then again, it might not. Continue reading “Meandering”

Rain Hike



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