Bearwallow Mountain Hike

Bearwallow Mountain is an easy hike, close to Asheville that can be done anytime of the year!  The views are stunning and totally worth the trip. Happy Wednesday!  It's time for my mid-week blog fitness fix. I talked a little bit about my hike up to Bearwallow Mountain last week in my C9 for Target® [...]

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Black Balsam Hike

Black Balsam hike will take your breath away with jaw dropping views.  Black Balsam Knob is easy to get to along the Blue Ridge Parkway and is totally worth your drive for an afternoon of adventure near Asheville. I occasionally get what I call severe wanderlust.  I will wake up wanting to go somewhere and do [...]

Mushroom Hunting

There are two things many people in Asheville love: good food and being outdoors.  Mushroom hunting combines both of those things.  For years I’ve been hearing about how fun, interesting and tasty it is to go mushroom hunting in and around Asheville.  I just never could find the time to go. Until now…  my how [...]

Craggy Pinnacle Hike

Thanks for stopping by Running in a Skirt! You can also follow me on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram. or subscribe by entering your e-mail address to the right! Did you guys hear that Owen is in town? No… I’m not talking about Owen Wilson (although you probably heard he has been in Asheville shooting a [...]

DuPont State Forest Waterfall Hike with Dad

My Dad came to visit last week and we hiked through DuPont State Forest and saw some of the waterfalls featured in the first Hunger Games movie! DuPont State Forest has always been one of my favorite places to take visitors because you can see three gorgeous waterfalls (Hooker Falls, Triple Falls & High Falls) in [...]