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TGGEQ Update No. 9 – SOWEGA – Plan C

TGGEQ Update No. 9 – SOWEGA – Plan C SOWEGA – Southwest Georgia Early on as I planned out my strategy for completing this quest I decided that I’d do the south Georgia caches in the cooler months.  Let’s face … Continue reading

Posted in Albany, Andersonville, Camp Sumter, Charles Lindberg, Chehaw, Day Trip, Earth Cache, Earthcache, Eolian Dunes, Flint River, Geocaching, GeoQuest, Georgia, Geotour, National Park Service, Radium Springs, Virtual Cache | Leave a comment

TGGEQ Update No. 8 – On the Road Again

It’s been a long hot summer and I haven’t spent much time caching, at least not here in Georgia.  I managed to log 30 caches during mine and Jenna’s trip to Yellowstone National Park in July and a couple each … Continue reading

Posted in A.H. Stephens State Park, Earth Cache, Earthcache, Geocaching, GeoQuest, Georgia State Parks, Geotour, Indian Springs State Park | Leave a comment

The Adventurous Adventures of Lil’ Henz II – The Beginning of an End

Or…Lil’ Henz goes to Great Smoky Mountains National Park I’ve mostly avoided working on this entry for over a week now.  I started on it one day early last week but never really found the flow so I stopped and … Continue reading

Posted in Cades Cove, Cherokee North Carolina, Clingmans Dome, Gatlinburg Tennessee, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, GSMNP, Little Greenbriar School, Mingus Mill, Smokies | 1 Comment

The Adventurous Adventures of Lil Henz II:  Henz Goes Geyser Gazing

Or Lil Henz Goes to Yellowstone National Park… Stop #2 on Jenna’s Honors Capstone project tour…Yellowstone National Park.  The very first National Park.  Established March 1, 1872.  The granddaddy of them all. Given that Yellowstone National Park is nearly 1,600 … Continue reading

Posted in Earthcache, Geocaching, Hiking, National Park Service, Uncategorized, West Yellowstone, Yellowstone, Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone NP | 1 Comment

The Adventurous Adventures of Lil Henz II – The Terrible, Awful, No Good, Very Bad Night

Or Lil Henz goes to Congaree National Park. Jenna’s Honors Capstone project for college is a study of anthropogenic change (man-caused change) in our National Parks.  Part of the work is to research historical photographs taken within select parks then … Continue reading

Posted in Camping, Congaree, Congaree National Park, Congaree NP, Flagler College, Hammock, Hammock Camping, Hiking, National Park Service | 1 Comment

TGGEQ Update No 7 – Moving Targets

Last September when I set out on this little quest I had a suspicion that the endpoint would become a moving target…and it certainly has.  Not really in a bad way, mind you, finding more caches is always fun. When … Continue reading

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TGGEQ Update No. 6 – Collect All Four

Plans change. I had all intentions of heading down to southwest Georgia to log several of the TGGEQ caches more or less located along the state line between Georgia and Alabama.  However, weather forecasts, up to and including Saturday morning, … Continue reading

Posted in Day Hike, Day Trip, Dowdell's Knob, Earth Cache, Earthcache, FDR State Park, Franklin Delano Roosevelt State Park, Geocaching, GeoQuest, Georgia State Parks, Geotour, Little White House, Meriwether County, Meriwether County Georgia, Pine Mountain, Pine Mountain Trail, Virtual Cache | 2 Comments

Hammock Camping on a Budget Revisited: OK, What’s Next?

Back in June 2013 I posted an entry to this blog titled Hammock Camping on a Budget in which I described a few ways to assemble a ‘starter set’ of hammock camping gear without breaking the bank.  To my surprise, … Continue reading

Posted in bug net, bugnet, Camping, Dutchware, DutchWare Gear, Hammock, Hammock Camping, Hammock Forums, Hammock Gear, Hammock Gear Incubator, Hammock Gear The Journey, Hammock Gear Underquilt, Top Quilt | 1 Comment

I Love It When A Plan Comes Together…

I’ve been trying to get this entry going for a week or so.  I’ve started and stopped three or four times but never really got going quite in the direction that I wanted.  I think I’ve got it now. You … Continue reading

Posted in Camping, Dutchware, DutchWare Gear, Hammock, Hammock Camping, Hammock Forums, Hammock Gear, Hammock Gear The Journey, Hammock Stand, Hex Tarp, Tensa Outdoor, Tensa4, Tensa4 Hammock Stand | Leave a comment

First Impressions – Hammock Gear ‘The Journey’ Winter Tarp

Ready for another First Impressions entry? After trying out the Tensa 4 hammock stand that I received as my anniversary present from ConnieLou for our 30th Anniversary last year, I realized that my 12-foot Wilderness Logics Big Daddy tarp was … Continue reading

Posted in Dutchware, DutchWare Gear, Hammock, Hammock Camping, Hammock Forums, Hammock Gear, Hammock Gear The Journey, Hammock Stand, Tensa Outdoor, Tensa4, Tensa4 Hammock Stand, Uncategorized, Winter Tarp | 8 Comments