Fall and Winter in the Mountains

/Fall and Winter in the Mountains

Visiting Tugaloo Bend

We had a great time exploring Tugaloo Bend along the Tugaloo Corridor, which is one of the most historical places in the state. Native American Indians specifically the Cherokee had villages throughout this area with names like: Estatoe, Tugaloo, Noyouwee, Echy, Chaugee, Keowee, Toxsaah, Taucoe, Sukchi, Tetohe, Taruraw, Tussee, Cussatee, Cattuse, Takwashuaw, Sennekaw, Ustanali, Tagwahi, [...]

Sunday’s Adventure

Boy, I love this photo. I found this guy on my first fall ride through the mountains this past weekend. It is of an old wooden cigar or tobacco Indian. They are still occasionally used for their original advertising purpose, but are more often seen as decorations or advertising collectibles, with some pieces drawing sales [...]

By | 2016-10-11T18:11:20+00:00 October 10th, 2016|Fall and Winter in the Mountains, Memories, The Company of Friends|1 Comment

Day Two: Our Trip to Hike Inn

We tried to capture this photo the night before but it didn't work. So Sharon was back with it in the morning and finally got the right picture. Keeping up with your cup or glass, helps conserve energy. Not as many dishes are washed and less water is used in the clean up. Breakfast is [...]